Sense/Antisense nonsense

Mr. I.S. Viney iviney at hgmp.mrc.ac.uk
Tue Jan 9 05:23:48 EST 1996



On 8 Jan 1996, Duncan Cochran wrote:

> My idea is that the sense strand is simply the same as the mRNA
> sequence regardless of which strand the mRNA was trancscribed from. Go
> from there.
> 
> 

Just an attempt to confuse things further, I remember being taught plus 
and minus, Watson and Crick, top and bottom, sense and antisense, 
coding and non-coding nomenclature for DNA strands.  All terms being freely 
interchanged.

Ian Viney
Imperial College




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