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Chapter 9, Problem 11QP
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Briefly describe the function of the following in protein synthesis.

  1. a. rRNA
  2. b. tRNA
  3. c. mRNA

a.

Summary Introduction

To explain: The function of rRNA in protein synthesis.

Introduction: There are three types of ribonucleotides (RNA): messenger RNA (mRNA), transfer RNA (tRNA), and ribosome RNA (rRNA). These RNA takes part in transcription and translation process to produce proteins.

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rRNA stands for ribosomal ribonucleic acid. These are found in ribosome and have two subunits: the small subunit and large subunit. The mRNA (messenger ribonucleic acid)...

b.

Summary Introduction

To explain: The function of tRNA in protein synthesis.

Introduction: There are three types of ribonucleotides (RNA): messenger RNA (mRNA), transfer RNA (tRNA), and ribosome RNA (rRNA). These RNA takes part in transcription and translation process to produce proteins.

c.

Summary Introduction

To explain: The function of mRNA in protein synthesis.

Introduction: There are three types of ribonucleotides (RNA): messenger RNA (mRNA), transfer RNA (tRNA), and ribosome RNA (rRNA). These RNA takes part in transcription and translation process to produce proteins.

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