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RNA Transcription
RNA transcription is the process by which the cell passes down the genetic information stored in the DNA to another biological molecule call RNA. The advantage of using the RNA molecule is that this process decreases the possibility of damaging or mutating the original DNA molecule. Since the RNA is not passed down to the offspring, the cell can easily recycle any damaged or mutated RNA molecule. Since DNA molecules are only found in the nucleus and mitochondria of the cell, these are the only two locations where transcription takes place. Transcription involves three stages - initiation, elongation and termination.
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