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Murray, pp 412–434. Scriver, pp 3–45. Sack, pp 3–29. ) A special DNA polymerase called telomerase is responsible for replication of the telomeric DNA. Telomerase contains an RNA molecule that guides the synthesis of complementary DNA. Telomerase is therefore an RNA-dependent DNA polymerase in a category with reverse transcriptase. Telomerase does not require an RNA primer, initiating synthesis of the leading strands at 3′ ends within the telomeric DNA. Synthesis of the lagging strands uses primase, DNA polymerase III, and DNA polymerase I, as with the replication of other chromosomal regions.
Human autosomes (chromosomes 1 through 22) and X chromosomes in females have two homologous loci in each individual, harboring two identical (homozygous) or different (heterozygous) alleles. Males have only one X chromosome and often only one allele per sex chromosome locus because the Y has minimal coding material. The complete set of genetic material (all the genes and loci) in each biological species is called the genome. qxd 11/14/01 10:36 AM Page 21 DNA Structure, Replication, and Repair Answers Bases, nucleotides, and nucleosides.
Finally, both are, in fact, spiral structures, although only the helix of proteins is an α helix. qxd 11/14/01 10:36 AM Page 31 DNA Structure, Replication, and Repair Answers 31 22. The answer is e. (Murray, pp 412–434. Scriver, pp 3–45. Sack, pp 3–29. ) In the leading strand, DNA is synthesized continuously in the 5′ to 3′ direction by DNA polymerase. In contrast, in the lagging strand, which is in the 3′ to 5′ direction, DNA polymerase III synthesizes small (approximately 1000 nucleotides) Okazaki fragments.