Gene transcriptions/Elements/Downstream TFIIB recognitions/Quiz

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1

Yes or No, A TFIIB recognition element (BRE) functions to determine the orientation of the TFIIB-TBP-TATA complex that projects the zinc ribbon of TFIIB toward the TSS.

Yes
No

2

The portion of the promoter in which a distal promoter is likely to be found is which of the following?

dispersed promoter
proximal promoter
downstream promoter
distant promoter
enhancer
focused promoter

3

Yes or No, The TFIIB-DNA contact with the BREd takes place via the minor groove, while that with the upstream B recognition element (BREu) takes place through the major groove.

Yes
No

4

Several promoter elements have been previously identified in eukaryotes, but those cannot account for transcription from most RNA polymerase II-transcribed

5

Yes or No, Some distal promoters are located in the dispersed promoter.

Yes
No

6

Which of the following is not a transcriptional characteristic of distal promoters?

located between nucleotides -8 and +2 relative to the transcriptional start site (+1)
G/A/T-G/C+1-G-T/C-G-G-G/A-A-G/C
in eukaryotes
TATA-less genes
a consensus sequence

7

Complete the text:

A distal promoter is a

(in numbers of nucleotides) portion of the

for a particular

.

8

Complete the text:

Match up the type of promoter or promoter element with each of the possibilities below:
TATA box - A
initiator element - B
enhancers and inhibitors - C
downstream elements - D
General transcription factor II D - E
ATA box - F
downstream core promoter

.
includes the transcription start site

.
proximal promoter

.
distal promoter

.
core promoter

usually 25 nucleotides upstream

.

9

Which of the following are phenomena associated with downstream TFIIB recognition elements?

transcription of A1BG
directs activator-dependent but TFIID-independent transcription
TATA box-less promoters
initiator element
mediator dependence
proximal promoter

10

True or False, Downstream TFIIB recognition elements are found in the promoter regions of at least 1% of human genes.

TRUE
FALSE


Hypotheses[edit]

  1. A1BG is not transcribed by a downstream TFIIB recognition element.

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