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What is the function of ribosome?

  1. Oct 8, 2004 #1
    what is the function of ribosome,?
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  3. Oct 8, 2004 #2
    The main function of ribosomes is to serve as the site of mRNA translation ( = protein synthesis, the assembly of amino acids into proteins);
  4. Oct 8, 2004 #3
    Wat about nucleoli?
  5. Oct 16, 2004 #4
    it controls the activity of the nucleus
  6. Oct 19, 2004 #5
    how do nucleoli control the activity of nucleus?
    I guess nucleoli is a place where rRNA genes of chromosomes get together with ribosomal subunits
  7. Oct 19, 2004 #6


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