Learn the steps of DNA replication, the enzymes involved, and what it means to be a leading or lagging strand! This video has a handout here: www.amoebasisters.com/handouts
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Table of Contents:
Where and When DNA Replication Occurs 0:37
Why Do You Need to Make More DNA? 1:48
(Some of the) Enzymes Involved in DNA Replication 2:02
DNA Replication Steps 3:22
What does 5' to 3' or 3' to 5' mean? 4:43
Lagging Strand 6:04
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