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Subject - cell biology

Ribosome - small subunit (30S)

In all modern organisms, protein biosynthesis occurs in the ribosomes of the cell. A ribosome consists of up to 50 protein and RNA subunits. This is where genetic information is translated from messenger RNA to the amino acid sequence of the coded protein.

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