RIBOSOME

A very small round cytoplasmic particle comprised of RNA and protein which is the site of protein synthesis as directed by mRNA.

RIBOSOME: "Ribosomes are the sites of protein production in cells."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RIBOSOME," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ribosome/ (accessed December 14, 2019).
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