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Choreography of protein synthesis

Both nuclear genes and genes in organelles called mitochondria are involved in the assembly of the cellular energy-producing machinery. RNA-translation programs that coordinate the two systems have now been identified. See Article p.499

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Figure 1: Composite protein assembly in mitochondria.


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