Friday, 5 March 2021

Q. When tryptophan accumulates in a bacterial cell

... Answer is C). it binds to the repressor, causing it to bind to the operon

Explanation :

If free tryptophan accumulates within a bacterial cell, it binds to the allosteric site in the Tryptophan repressor, inducing a conformational charge that permits the tryptophan repressor complex to bind to at least three 21-bp operator sites.


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