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Transcription is when a DNA strand is unzipped to make the instructions for the protein it must make
Translation is when a DNA strand is copied to become an mRNA strand
DNA is turning into mRNA
A polymerase transcribes the DNA strand into mRNA strands
DNA is unzipping
mRNA leaves the nucleus and goes to the cytoplasm
Ribosome attaches to mRNA and begins to "decode" the message
Each codon codes for amino acids
Amino acids chain hops off and folds into a protein.
tRNA brings amino acids to the ribosome

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