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The formation of proteins by using information stored in DNA to form proteins.
The process of converting DNA into RNA.
Ribosomal RNA is used to produce the structure of ribosomes.
Messenger RNA that is used to convert RNA code into protein.
Transfer RNA that is used to bind ribosomes to the start codon of a nucleotide chain in order for translation to occur.
Sections of RNA that code for proteins.
Proteins that can stop or speed up transcription.
An enzyme used to form a single strand of RNA from a DNA strand.
Sections of 3 nucleotides that code for an amino acid.
Information stored in the nucleotide sequence of DNA that forms our genes.
A codon used to signal the start of an amino acid sequence on a strand of mRNA.
A codon used to signal the stop of an amino acid sequence on a strand of mRNA.