The sigma subunits determine the specific gene promoters that a holoenzyme will recognize. Which of the sigma subunits recognizes promoters of "housekeeping genes," the genes whose protein products are continuously needed by cells?

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Subunit σ 54


Subunit σ 28


Subunit σ 32


Subunit σ 70


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Subunit σ 70
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