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||Hybridization of pulse-labeled RNA to specific probes followed by an evaluation based on a computer simulation of the labeling kinetics of different classes of RNA
||2.3% of the total amount of RNA, was found to be mRNA with an average lifetime of 1.0±0.2 min (= 0.7 min half-life).