Cell-Free Protein Synthesis: Steps & Applications


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Which of the following is NOT an advantage of protein synthesis?

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1. Which of the following is the most popular cell extract for protein synthesis?

2. Another name for cell-free protein synthesis is _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Proteins are used in a variety of industries to help advance our knowledge about how the body and different organisms work. The questions in this quiz will ask you about cell-free protein synthesis, common cell extracts, and benefits to this process.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments will gauge your knowledge of:

  • Advantages of protein synthesis
  • Alternative names for cell-free protein synthesis
  • Disadvantage of utilizing E. Coli cell extracts
  • Popular cell extracts
  • The meaning of the m in mRNA

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow you to practice your proficiency with:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related cell-free protein synthesis lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the meaning of the m in mRNA
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding a weakness of utilizing E. coli for cell-free protein synthesis and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

For more information about these topics, review the lesson connected with this quiz called, Cell-Free Protein Synthesis: Steps & Applications. You'll examine:

  • Reasons why people want to synthesize proteins
  • Various uses for proteins
  • Different types of protein synthesis
  • The role DNA and mRNA play in creating proteins