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Descriptor in English: Organelles
Descriptor in Spanish: Orgánulos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Organelas
Descriptor in French: Organites
Entry term(s): Organelle
Tree number(s): A11.284.430.214.190.875
Scope note: Specific particles of membrane-bound organized living substances present in eukaryotic cells, such as the MITOCHONDRIA; the GOLGI APPARATUS; ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM; LYSOSOMES; PLASTIDS; and VACUOLES.
Annotation: do not confuse with ORGANOIDS: read MeSH definitions & follow text
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: 89
DeCS UI: 23789
Descriptor UI: D015388
Date Established: 1989/01/01
Date of Entry: 1988/06/06
Revision Date: 2004/07/29
Organelles - Preferred
Concept UI M0023711
Scope note Specific particles of membrane-bound organized living substances present in eukaryotic cells, such as the MITOCHONDRIA; the GOLGI APPARATUS; ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM; LYSOSOMES; PLASTIDS; and VACUOLES.
Preferred term Organelles
Entry term(s) Organelle



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