Cell Biology (cytology)

Is protein sythesis a function made by the cell membrane?


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2012-09-23 00:17:13
2012-09-23 00:17:13

No, the site of protein synthesis is the ribosomes, free and bound. The ribosome is the " workbench " on which proteins are made. Proteins can be imbedded in the membrane and can span the membrane.

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