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RNA Polymerase II

"RNA Polymerase II" 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.

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A DNA-dependent RNA polymerase present in bacterial, plant, and animal cells. It functions in the nucleoplasmic structure and transcribes DNA into RNA. It has different requirements for cations and salt than RNA polymerase I and is strongly inhibited by alpha-amanitin. EC

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "RNA Polymerase II" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "RNA Polymerase II" was a major or minor topic of these publication.