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Pribnow box

[′prib‚nō ‚bäks]
(cell and molecular biology)
In prokaryotes, a highly conserved sequence element located upstream from the transcriptional start site to which binds the sigma subunit of the ribonucleic acid polymerase.
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FICS provides NorthMarq with a competitive advantage that fully meets the growing technology needs of our borrowers," said Pribnow.
Similarly to Pribnow & Sass (1995), our data suggest that the geometric mean model slightly better approximates [[lambda].