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Protein biosynthesis a symposium held at Wassenaar, 29 August-2 September, 1960 by UNESCO

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Published by Academic Press in London .
Written in English

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Other titlesInternational symposium on protein biosynthesis.
Statementunder theauspices of UNESCO and the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences. Ed. by R. J. C. Harris.
ContributionsHarris, R. J. C 1922-, Councilfor International Organizations of Medical Sciences.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 409 p. :
Number of Pages409
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19904808M

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But the unmatched compl~xity of the process involved in their biosynthesis was (understandably) overlooked. Indeed, protein biosynthesis was supposed to be nothing more than the reverse of protein degradation, and the same enzymes known to split a protein into its constituent amino acids were thought to be able, under adequate conditions, to reconstitute the peptide : Paperback. 46 3. 2 mRNA metabolism 47 3. 3 Initiation complex formation 3. 3. 1 Binding of initiator tRNA 47 3. 3. 2 Binding of messenger RNA 50 3. 4 Elongation 56 3. 5 Termination of protein biosynthesis and post-translational modification 59 RNA phage protein synthesis 61 3. 6 References 63 Index 64 1Brand: Springer Netherlands. Molecular Mechanisms of Protein Biosynthesis is a collection of papers dealing with cell-free systems at the molecular level, including transfer RNA; the initiation, elongation, and termination processes; ribosome structure and function; mRNA translation; and DNA-directed in vitro protein synthesis. Protein synthesis takes place on ribosomes—enormous complexes containing three large RNA molecules and more than 50 proteins. One of the great triumphs in biochemistry in recent years has been the determination of the structure of the ribosome and its components so that its function can be examined in atomic detail (Figure ).

"A Halsted Press book." Description: 64 pages: illustrations ; 21 cm. Contents: 1. Introduction The molecules involved in protein biosynthesis The mechanism of protein biosynthesis and its control. Series Title: Outline studies in biology (Chapman and Hall) Responsibility: Alan Smith. Protein Biosynthesis Protein biosynthesis is the largest consumer of chemical energy since aminoacylation of tRNA requires two ATPs, polypeptide elongation requires two GTPs (Eq. 3), and numerous proteins can be made from a single RNA species. Figure shows a polypeptide being synthesized on the mRNA binds to the 30S subunit. The tRNAs bind to two sites on the ribosome. These sites overlap the subunits. The A site is the entry site for an aminoacyl-tRNA (a tRNA carrying a single amino acid).The peptidyl-tRNA carrying the growing polypeptide chain binds at the P site. Each new amino acid is added by the transfer of. Protein Synthesis Summary. Protein synthesis is one of the most fundamental biological processes by which individual cells build their specific proteins. Within the process are involved both DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) and different in their function ribonucleic acids (RNA).

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