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Honors Bio Vocab 3B

Unit 3B Vocabulary Making Proteins
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PROTEIN SYNTHESIS
ANOTHER NAME FOR GENE EXPRESSION (USING DNA TO MAKE PROTEINS)
CODON
A THREE NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE OF MESSENGER RNA
ANTI-CODON
A THREE NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE OF TRANSFER RNA
TRANSCRIPTION
PROCESS THAT USES DNA TO MAKE A MOLECULE OF RNA
RNA
A SINGLE STRANDED NUCLEIC ACID THAT HAS A RIBOSE SUGAR
MESSENGER RNA
RNA MOLECULE THAT IS CREATED AFTER THE PROCESS OF TRANSCRIPTION
TRANSLATION
PROCESS THAT USES RNA TO MAKE PROTEINS
TRANSFER RNA
RNA MOLECULE THAT BRINGS AMINO ACIDS TO THE RIBOSOMES TO MAKE A PROTEIN
RIBOSOMAL RNA
RNA MOLECULE THAT IS A PART OF THE RIBOSOME
RNA POLYMERASE
AN ENZYME THAT CREATES AN RNA MOLECULE FROM A DNA TEMPLATE
AMINO ACIDS
THE MONOMER OR BUILDING BLOCK OF A PROTEIN
URACIL
A NITROGEN BASE THAT IS ONLY FOUND IN RNA AND NOT IN DNA
PROMOTER
A SEQUENCE OF DNA THAT ALLOWS RNA POLYMERASE TO BIND WHICH STARTS TRANSCRIPTION
TERMINATION SIGNAL
A SEQUENCE OF DNA THAT ENDS THE PROCESS OF TRANSCRIPTION
GENOME
THE ENTIRE GENE SEQUENCE OF AN ORGANISM