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When comparing DNA and RNA synthesis, which of the following statements is CORRECT?

A

The template is read from the 3' end towards the 5' end during DNA synthesis.

B

RNA synthesis ends when RNA polymerase encounters a stop codon.

C

New RNA nucleotides are added to the 5' end of the growing strand.

D

RNA synthesis requires a primer for initiation.

E

DNA synthesis begins at a DNA sequence called a promoter.

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