Transcription rate of rRNA

Range ~2.5 kbp/min
Organism vertebrates
Reference Jackson DA, Pombo A, Iborra F. The balance sheet for transcription: an analysis of nuclear RNA metabolism in mammalian cells. FASEB J. 2000 Feb14(2):242-54. p.243 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID10657981
Primary Source [21] Greenberg, H., and Penman, S. (1966) Methylation and processing of ribosomal RNA in HeLa cells. J. Mol. Biol. 21, 527–535 [22] Emerson, C. P., Jr. (1971) Regulation of the synthesis and the stability of ribosomal RNA during contact inhibition of growth. Nature (London) New Biol. 232, 101–106
Entered by Uri M
ID 111155