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All living cells contain ribosomes, tiny organelles composed of approximately 60 percent ribosomal RNA (rRNA) and 40 percent protein. However, though they are generally described as organelles, it is important to note that ribosomes are not bound... More »

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The ribosome is a complex molecular machine, found within all living cells, that serves as the site of biological protein synthesis ...

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Proteins are necessary for the cells to perform cellular functions. Ribosomes are the cellular component that make proteins from all amino acids. Ribosomes are ...

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Ribosomes are a cell structure that makes protein. Protein is needed for many cell functions such as repairing damage or directing chemical processes.

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Quick look: A ribosome is a cell organelle. It functions as a micro-machine for making proteins. Ribosomes are composed of special proteins and nucleic acids.

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Feb 2, 2017 ... A ribosome is a cell organelle that makes proteins from messenger RNA (mRNA) by linking amino acids together. This process is called ...

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Ribosome interactions on the endoplasmic reticulum and how proteins enter; signal peptide functions to insert protein in rough endoplasmic reticulum.

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The ribosome is the cellular structure responsible for decoding your DNA. In this lesson, we'll learn about ribosome structure, function and...

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Ribosome Structure and Function. Ribosomes are mainly found bound to the endoplasmic reticulum and the nuclear envelope, as well as freely scattered ...

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Other proteins support cell functions and are found embedded in membranes. ... Ribosomes are the protein builders or the protein synthesizers of the cell.