RNA polymerase II transcription elongation rate of Hsp70 transcription unit

Range ~1.5 kb/min
Organism Fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster
Reference Yao J, Ardehali MB, Fecko CJ, Webb WW, Lis JT. Intranuclear distribution and local dynamics of RNA polymerase II during transcription activation. Mol Cell. 2007 Dec 28 28(6):978-90. p.983 left column top paragraphPubMed ID18158896
Method Abstract:"Here, [investigators] evaluate the location, movement, and transcriptional dynamics of Drosophila heat shock (HS) genes both by two-photon microscopy in live polytene nuclei and by FISH in diploid nuclei."
Entered by Uri M
ID 111722