Dna protein 3 nucleotides a triplet or codon

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Unformatted text preview: n by serving as a template for PROTEIN structure. …DNA PROTEIN • 3 Nucleotides = a triplet or CODON Nucleotides CODON • (which code for a specific AMINO ACID) • AMINO ACIDS are the building blocks of proteins. • DNA Translation • The cell uses information from “messenger” RNA to produce proteins • A. Messenger RNA (mRNA) • rRNA • Part of the structure of a ribosome • Helps in protein production • B. Transfer RNA (tRNA)...
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