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Subject: how are bonds between nucleotides broken?

Date: Fri Jan 26 11:13:22 2001
Posted by ruins
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Area of science: Biochemistry
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during telophase, chromosomes replicate. before polymerase can arrange nucleotides to the sense and anti-sense, the double helix has to unravel. my question, how do the hydrogen bonds between the nuclotides break? is energy given to the chromosomes when they unravel?

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