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CAAT box

a sequence of nucleotides found in a conserved region of DNA located "upstream" (5' direction) of the start points of eukaryotic transcription units; specific transcription factors appear to associate with it; found in many promoters at -75 bp with the consensus sequence GG(T/C)CAATCT. It is believed to determine the efficiency of transcription.

CAAT box

A semi-conserved “box” of DNA with the “consensus” sequence GGCCAATCT, located 75–80 nucleotides upstream—i.e., in the 5’ direction from the start site for transcription of alpha and beta globin genes—forming part of the promoter site for RNA polymerase II.
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Invented by a former rocket scientist, the CatGenie has been unlike any other cat box on the market since it was introduced in 2006 to overwhelming customer demand.
Luckily my parents spotted a familiar looking cat on the way home one day last week and after a bit of bribery got him into the cat box.
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Jane Robinson, from the RSPCA, said: "It was left in a car park in a red cat box which had cat toys inside.
Day, 35, of Palmer was charged with receiving stolen property and breaking and entering after her stepfather reported that his wife's cremains were missing, and what appeared to be cat box filler and fireplace ashes placed inside the urn he kept at his Main Street home.
I would have been irritated but was too busy fretting about how to get him into the cat box and to the vet.
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Mrs McDonagh said: "He got straight in his cat box - he could tell it was his.
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