Recent Examples on the Web The 3 prime messenger RNAs are made from subgenomic fragments, each of which serves as a separate replicon, resembling mini-genomes. —William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021 Each subgenomic replicon serves as a template to produce positive-strand messenger RNAs via a process akin to the production of full-length genomic RNA (Figure 4). —William A. Haseltine, Forbes, 28 Oct. 2021
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