intracellular organelle, site of protein biosynthesis resulting from translation of messenger RNA (mRNA), consisting of two subunits

The ribosome (/ˈraɪbɵˌzoʊm/) is a complex molecular machine, found within all living cells, that serves as the site of biological protein synthesis (translation). Ribosomes link amino acids together in the order specified by messenger RNA (mRNA) molecules.



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