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DNA Puzzle

                                         
                                       
                         
                                     
                                   
                               
                               
                         
                               
           
                                     
                       
                                         
                                         
                                         
                                       
                       
                                       
                                       
                                       
                             
                                       
                                   
                                         
                                         
                                         
Across
  1. 3. / the material of which the chromosomes of organisms other than bacteria are composed
  2. 8. Primer / Add a short segment of RNA
  3. 10. Replication / Method of DNA replication in which parental strands separate, act as templates and produce molecules of DNA w/ one parental DNA strand and one new DNA strand
  4. 12. / a substance capable of causing cancer in living tissue
  5. 14. / an organelle near the nucleus of a cell that contains the centrioles
  6. 16. Strand / Is built continuously by the addition of nucleotides to the 3’ end
  7. 17. Cycle / a threadlike structure of nucleic acids and protein found in the nucleus of most living cells, carrying genetic information in the form of genes
Down
  1. 1. / a threadlike structure of nucleic acids and protein found in the nucleus of most living cells, carrying genetic information in the form of genes.
  2. 2. / having a single set of unpaired chromosomes
  3. 4. Fragment / short sequences of DNA nucleotides which are synthesized discontinuously and later linked together by the enzyme DNA ligase to create the lagging strand during DNA replication.
  4. 5. / an enzyme that brings about ligation of DNA or another substance
  5. 6. Chromatid / the identical copies formed by the DNA replication of a chromosome
  6. 7. Strand / Elongates away from the replication fork
  7. 9. Polymerase / Enzymes that catalyzes synthesis of new DNA molecules
  8. 11. / a structural unit of a eukaryotic chromosome
  9. 13. / Are a class of enynes vial to all living organisms
  10. 15. / containing two complete sets of chromosome, one from each parent