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Descriptor English: Ribosomes
Descriptor Spanish: Ribosomas
Descriptor Portuguese: Ribossomos
Descriptor French: Ribosomes
Entry term(s): Ribosome
Tree number(s): A11.284.430.214.190.875.811
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012270
Scope note: Multicomponent ribonucleoprotein structures found in the CYTOPLASM of all cells, and in MITOCHONDRIA, and PLASTIDS. They function in PROTEIN BIOSYNTHESIS via GENETIC TRANSLATION.
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
Public MeSH Note: 65
History Note: 65(64)
Related: DNA, Ribosomal MeSH
RNA, Ribosomal MeSH
Ribosomal Proteins MeSH
DeCS ID: 12679
Unique ID: D012270
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1965/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Ribosomes - Preferred
Concept UI M0019081
Scope note Multicomponent ribonucleoprotein structures found in the CYTOPLASM of all cells, and in MITOCHONDRIA, and PLASTIDS. They function in PROTEIN BIOSYNTHESIS via GENETIC TRANSLATION.
Preferred term Ribosomes
Entry term(s) Ribosome



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