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RNA Help

Post by xmyxbluehxheavnx » Sun Mar 01, 2009 9:09 pm

I've been looking in my textbook and notes, but I can't seem to find all the information I need.

The question is:
What are the three types of RNA? WHat is the function of each type? During which steps of protein synthesis is each type used?

I know the three types are:
1. mRNA (messenger RNA)
2. rRNA (ribosomal RNA)
3. tRNA (transfer RNA)

I can't seem to find what the function of each one is, and which step in protein synthesis they're used in.
If you could help, that would be lovely.
Thanks!

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Post by MrMistery » Mon Mar 02, 2009 3:16 am

look them up on wikipedia.org
PS: there are many more types of RNA (I think I can list about ten types of the top of my head)
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Post by canalon » Sun Mar 08, 2009 3:53 am

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