Protein Synthesis

In this learning activity you'll review how every protein molecule of an organism is synthesized by that organism in a prescribed process. This activity helps students understand the fundamental life process of making protein.

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Posted by Isimmons on 5/3/2015 2:42:45 PM Votes 0.00

Which of the following codes for a specific protein?

Posted by 375 on 12/11/2015 2:23:54 PM Votes 0.00

Why does the dna strand unwind

  • An enzyme, called Helicase, breaks the hydrogen bonds between the nitrogen base pairs, Adenine, Thymine, Guanine and Cytosine. This causes DNA's double-helix shape to unravel.

    Posted by 648 on 4/28/2016 1:22:10 PM Votes 0.00
Posted by 604 on 4/7/2016 12:50:26 PM Votes 1.00

How does the mRNA leave the nucleus?

Posted by Nathan on 1/13/2017 4:00:37 PM Votes 0.00

Is just one mRNA molecule made?

Posted by kaleigh.grafton on 2/27/2017 9:10:09 PM Votes 0.00

Why does mRNA bind with a ribosome?

Posted by kaleigh.grafton on 2/27/2017 9:10:35 PM Votes 0.00

What’s the name for the end of the tRNA that has a particular sequence of three nucleotides?

Posted by kaleigh.grafton on 2/27/2017 9:11:43 PM Votes 0.00

What does the anticodon match up to when it joins the chain?

Posted by kaleigh.grafton on 2/27/2017 9:12:04 PM Votes 0.00

Now that the “load” of amino acids have been released, the amino acids link up to form __________________.

Posted by kaleigh.grafton on 2/27/2017 9:12:21 PM Votes 0.00

What happens to the mRNA when protein production is complete?

Posted by Bj Martin on 11/24/2017 5:03:29 PM Votes 0.00

Is just one mRNA molecule made? Explain

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Totally awesome! I absolutely loved this a total nerd when it comes to genetics and protein synthesis.

Posted by Abigail Williams on 3/10/2014 11:28:42 AM Reply

This really breaks the system down so people can understand it better. I think it's a great learning tool.

Posted by Morgan Lepak on 2/2/2012 1:49:25 PM Reply

great website!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! =) very helpful in my science class but I did this at home for fun!! #iluvscience

Posted by corey whitney on 4/28/2014 12:52:20 PM Reply

Is a good learning object but i want to see some exercise activities and a evaluation, let the user to interact whit the object.

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Posted by Max Guuncher on 5/6/2014 9:13:17 PM Reply