arrest signal

arrest signal

a DNA sequence that causes arrest of RNA polymerase transcription.

ar·rest sig·nal

(ă-rest' sig'năl)
A DNA sequence that causes arrest of RNA polymerase transcription.
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Upon seeing the cocaine in the apartment the informant gave the arrest signal.
Samet, (21) an undercover officer gave a prearranged arrest signal from inside the defendant's apartment after he made a purchase of 277 grams of cocaine.
According to Karapatan, the arrest signals a crackdown on activists, after President Duterte on Saturday announced his plan to classify the NPA as a terrorist group.
Tamang's arrest signals the state government's resolve to stop the ongoing agitation in the Darjeeling Hills District.
He suggests that cincinnata expression influences how cells respond to arrest signals.
The arrest signals the start of a Kenyan government clampdown on alleged supporters of the militants, who are blamed for a string of kidnappings in Kenya.