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Descriptor English: Centrioles
Descriptor Spanish: Centriolos
Descriptor Portuguese: Centríolos
Descriptor French: Centrioles
Entry term(s): Centriole
Tree number(s): A11.284.430.214.190.750.585.160.130
A11.284.430.214.190.750.820.500.500.130
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002502
Scope note: Self-replicating, short, fibrous, rod-shaped organelles. Each centriole is a short cylinder containing nine pairs of peripheral microtubules, arranged so as to form the wall of the cylinder.
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
Previous Indexing: Mitosis (1968-1978)
Organoids (1966-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 85; was see under ORGANOIDS 1979-84
History Note: 85(79); was see under ORGANOIDS 1979-84
DeCS ID: 2538
Unique ID: D002502
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1985/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/03/10
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Centrioles - Preferred
Concept UI M0003814
Scope note Self-replicating, short, fibrous, rod-shaped organelles. Each centriole is a short cylinder containing nine pairs of peripheral microtubules, arranged so as to form the wall of the cylinder.
Preferred term Centrioles
Entry term(s) Centriole



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