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DNA polymerase I is an enzyme that plays a role in the process of DNA replication, according to the biochemical research firm Worthington Biochemical Corporation. DNA polymerase I is abundant, and its task is to fill spa... More »

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The function of DNA polymerase is to replicate, proofread and repair DNA. Several DNA polymerases exist, but DNA polymerase I, or Pol I, and DNA polymerase III, or Pol III, are the main ones involved in DNA replication. More »

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DNA Polymerases are a group of enzymes used by the body to replicate DNA molecules to make new double-stranded DNA. These enzymes assemble the necessary nucleotides, helping them pair up to create new DNA. More »

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