Specialized ribosomes and the control of translation.

  title={Specialized ribosomes and the control of translation.},
  author={Huili Guo},
  journal={Biochemical Society transactions},
  volume={46 4},
  • Huili Guo
  • Published 9 July 2018
  • Biology
  • Biochemical Society transactions
The control of translation is increasingly recognized as a major factor in determining protein levels in the cell. The ribosome - the cellular machine that mediates protein synthesis - is typically seen as a key, but invariant, player in this process. This is because translational control is thought to be mediated by other auxiliary factors while ribosome recruitment is seen as the end-point of regulation. However, recent developments have made it clear that heterogeneous ribosome types can… 

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