Welcome to the all-inclusive resource for ribosomal binding sites (RBS). This feature of mRNA is important for the recruitment of a ribosome needed for translation of the coding sequence into the desired protein.

Watch the short video below for an overview of the topic before digging deeper into the subject of RBS (click here for transcript). After viewing the video, please visit the Educational Resources tab to test your knowledge. 

Our short video covering basic information on RBS

The infographic shown here was created to provide a quick summary of the foundations of RBS

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