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Descriptor in English: Ribosomes
Descriptor in Spanish: Ribosomas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Ribossomos
Descriptor in French: Ribosomes
Entry term(s): Ribosome
Tree number(s): A11.284.430.214.190.875.811
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
History Note: 65(64)
See also the descriptors: DNA, Ribosomal MeSH
RNA, Ribosomal MeSH
Ribosomal Proteins MeSH
DeCS UI: 12679
Descriptor UI: D012270
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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