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Descriptor in English: Polyribosomes
Descriptor in Spanish: Polirribosomas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Polirribossomos
Descriptor in French: Polyribosomes
Entry term(s): Polyribosome
Polysome
Polysomes
Tree number(s): A11.284.430.214.190.875.811.740
Scope note: A multiribosomal structure representing a linear array of RIBOSOMES held together by messenger RNA; (RNA, MESSENGER); They represent the active complexes in cellular protein synthesis and are able to incorporate amino acids into polypeptides both in vivo and in vitro. (From Rieger et al., Glossary of Genetics: Classical and Molecular, 5th ed)
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TR transplantation
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 73
DeCS UI: 11569
Descriptor UI: D011132
Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Polyribosomes - Preferred
Concept UI M0017247
Scope note A multiribosomal structure representing a linear array of RIBOSOMES held together by messenger RNA; (RNA, MESSENGER); They represent the active complexes in cellular protein synthesis and are able to incorporate amino acids into polypeptides both in vivo and in vitro. (From Rieger et al., Glossary of Genetics: Classical and Molecular, 5th ed)
Preferred term Polyribosomes
Entry term(s) Polyribosome
Polysome
Polysomes



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