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The Difference between Eukkaryotic and Prokaryotic mRNA

Eukaryotic genes differ than prokaryotic genes. Please explain, in depth, the post-transcriptional modification that a eukaryotic mRNA goes through before it leaves the nucleus and how this differs from the transcriptional events in a prokaryotic system.

Solution Summary

In a nutshell this solution talks about the major differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic mRNA. Everything from caps to tails and cistrons to introns. The solution wraps up with a small summary table for quick reference.