Protein synthesis is a biological process that allows individual cells to build specific proteins. Both DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)and RNA (ribonucleic acids) are involved in the process, which is initiated in the cell's... More » Science Biology

Protein synthesis occurs within the rough endoplasmic reticulum and its ribosomes. When new polypeptides are formed during this process, they are threaded into the opening of the endoplasmic reticulum. More » Science Chemistry Organic Chemistry

Protein synthesis takes place in the cytoplasm of a cell and on the rough endoplasmic reticulum (ER). More » Science Biology Molecular Biology & DNA
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Protein synthesis occurs in structures within cells known as ribosomes, which are found outside the nucleus. It is one of the most important cell processes. While the actual synthesis occurs outside the nucleus of the ce... More » Science Biology Molecular Biology & DNA