MESSENGER RNA (MRNA)

a strand of RNA (ribose-nucleic-acid) which carries DNA fragments from the nucleolus of a cell to ribosomes during the process of protein synthesis.

MESSENGER RNA (MRNA): "During the process of protein synthesis, messenger RNA carries RNA fragments from the nucleolus to the ribosome."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MESSENGER RNA (MRNA)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/messenger-rna-mrna/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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