DNA-binding protein question

Jean-Francois Larrivee jfl at rsvs.ulaval.ca
Wed Aug 28 10:43:25 EST 1996

Does anyone know about DNA-binding proteins that affect the activity
of the RNA polymerase complex during transcription, not on the
effective binding of the complex on the TATA-box or related sequence?

What I would be looking for is an explanation for a mRNA that lacks
most of the 3' untranslated region, but still gets expressed in the

There seems to be no splicing signal in the appropriate region, and no
polyadenylation signal either.

Thanks for any help

Jean-Francois Larrivee
Ph.D. Student in Experimental Medicine (pharmacology)
Centre de Recherche de l'Hotel-Dieu de Quebec
11 Cote du Palais, Quebec, Quebec
G1R 2J6
tel: (418) 691-5281
fax: (418) 691-5562
e-mail : jfl at rsvs.ulaval.ca or beorn at zone.ca

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