Protein Synthesis Termination
Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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How to Cite
Tate, W. P., Poole, E. S. and Mannering, S. A. 2001. Protein Synthesis Termination. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
Protein synthesis termination is the process by which a completed polypeptide is released from the ribosome after the coding information within a messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) has been successfully translated.
- termination signal;
- release factor;
- ribosome recycling factor;
- completed polypeptide;