Biology 2010 Student Edition

Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 9780133669510
ISBN 13: 978-0-13366-951-0

Chapter 13, RNA and Protein Synthesis - 13.1 - RNA - 13.1 Assessment - Page 365: 1b


There is mRNA, tRNA, and rRNA

Work Step by Step

mRNA is the RNA that is created during transcription. It is used as the code that is sent to a ribosome in translation to create a polypeptide. tRNA is the RNA in translation rRNA is what makes up ribosomes. Ribosomes are what synthesize polypeptides.
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