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Single-Stranded Binding Proteins (SSBPs) in DNA synthesis

    Double-stranded DNA (dsDNA) is extremely stable, but single-stranded DNA (ssDNA) is extremely unstable. Single-Stranded Binding Proteins (SSBPs) protect ssDNA while it is being replicated. 


Figure © 2012 TA Brown, Introduction to Genetics (1st ed.); additional text © 2012 by Steven M. Carr