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Transcription Initiation Site

"Transcription Initiation Site" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The first nucleotide of a transcribed DNA sequence where RNA polymerase (DNA-DIRECTED RNA POLYMERASE) begins synthesizing the RNA transcript.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Transcription Initiation Site" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Transcription Initiation Site" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 135 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 18 publications in 2014
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