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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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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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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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Aug 3, 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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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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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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Mar 6, 2017 ... The ribosome is a tiny super biocatalyst. Learn about the structure and function of ribosomes. Take a peek at how these biomolecule translate ...

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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.

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The two subunits of the ribosome must join together to become active in protein synthesis. However, they have distinguishable functions. The small subunit is ...