Translation can be divided into several different
stages. In order to accommodate the larger number of stills contained in Advanced
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see the Flash movie for the following sequences of images,
The mRNA molecule and its role in translation are
introduced. More detail...
Molecules of tRNA appear and begin translating the
mRNA 'code'. More detail...
The chain of amino acids transported by the tRNA begins
to grow. More detail...
The amino acid chain is released and becomes a protein.