Ribonucleic Acid - Ribosomal RNA (rRNA) provide framework...

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Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) 3 types of RNA Messenger RNA (mRNA) o translated into protein by action of ribosomes Transfer RNA (tRNA) o each tRNA is specific for a specific amino acid (anti-codon) Ribosomal RNA (rRNA) o Forms backbone of ribosome o composed of numerous proteins and 2 major rRNAs
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Unformatted text preview: Ribosomal RNA (rRNA) provide framework for dozens of proteins involved in assembly of AA sequence into protein most abundant RNA in cells Usually characterized by sedimentation coefficient o 40S & 60S rRNA genes are located in nucleolus...
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