4.7: Translation of RNA to Protein Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 % Progress MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress % % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish TermDefinition anticodon Sequence of 3 bases in the tRNA molecule at the site where the tRNA and mRNA bind; complementary to the codon in the mRNA. mRNA (messenger RNA): Type of RNA that copies genetic instructions from DNA in the nucleus and carries them to the cytoplasm. polypeptide Chain of amino acids that alone or with other such chains makes up a protein. ribosome Organelle inside all cells where proteins are made; site of protein synthesis. rRNA (ribosomal RNA): Type of RNA that helps form ribosomes and assemble proteins. translation Process in which genetic instructions in mRNA are read to synthesize a protein. tRNA (transfer RNA): Type of RNA that brings amino acids to ribosomes where they are joined together to form proteins. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Discusses translation in protein synthesis. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Translation - Advanced Translation of RNA to Protein Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Tags: anticodon ribosome RNA (2 more) SCI.BIO.327.L.1 translation Subjects: science Biology Concept Nodes: SCI.BIO.327 (Translation of RNA to Protein) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Sep 04, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.