Asked • 07/02/19

What stops messenger RNA from binding to itself?

Since mRNA is single-stranded, and (mostly) floats freely within the cytosol, what stops it from folding onto itself (like DNA) and preventing transcription?

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Stephen M. answered • 07/02/19

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