Regulation of Protein Translation
(PowerPoint Slides)

Emmanuel M. Landau*

Departments of Psychiatry and Pharmacology and Biological Chemistry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA.


*Corresponding author. E-mail: manny.landau{at}


Slides are provided for a class covering protein translation and are part of the course �Cell Signaling Systems: A Course for Graduate Students.� The lecture describes the various components that carry out the translation process, including the initiation, scanning, and ribosomal entry processes. In addition, signaling mechanisms that regulate translation at various steps are also included.

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Educational Details

Learning Resource Type: PowerPoint slides

Context: Undergraduate upper division, graduate, professional (degree program)

Intended Users: Teacher, learner

Intended Educational Use: Teach, learn, plan

Discipline: Biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology

Keywords: Ribosomes, elongation factors, initiation factors, mRNA, mTOR, PI3K

Technical Details

Format: PowerPoint (ppt)

Size: 3.04 MB

Requirements: Microsoft PowerPoint

Limits for Use

Cost: Free

Rights: This material may be downloaded for noncommercial, course-teaching purposes only, provided credit to STKE is included by listing the citation for the Teaching Resource.


Citation: E. M. Landau, Regulation of protein translation. Sci. STKE2006, tr3 (2006).

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