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MCAT Question A Day - 6/2/14 - Answer!

Which of the following is true concerning the nucleolus?

A.  It is bound by a phospholipid membrane.
B.  It disappears during prophase.
C.  It is the site of translation of ribosomal RNA.
D.  It is found in most bacteria.

B is correct. The nucleolus is the site of rRNA transcription not translation. It is not membrane bound and should not be confused with the nucleoid of prokaryotes.

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