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From Gene to Protein: Translation (Protein Synthesis)
Introduction
Concept 5: The Genetic Code: RNA vs. Protein
   Practice (1 page)
   Review (1 page)
Concept 13: Termination of Translation
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   Review (1 page)
From Gene to Protein: Translation (Protein Synthesis)
Introduction
This BioCoach activity will help you review translation, the synthesis of protein from mRNA. You will find information about the structure of proteins, the genetic code, the molecular components of translation, and the process of assembling a protein chain as a ribosome moves along an mRNA molecule. Animations show the translation process in a dynamic way. You can test your understanding of translation by using the Self-Quiz at the end of the module.

It may be helpful to review other topics, such as DNA structure, DNA replication, transcription, and biomolecules.
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