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Descriptor in English: Genes, Mitochondrial
Descriptor in Spanish: Genes Mitocondriales
Descriptor in Portuguese: Genes Mitocondriais
Descriptor in French: Gènes de mitochondrie
Entry term(s): Gene, Mitochondrial
Inheritance, Mitochondrial
Mitochondrial Gene
Mitochondrial Genes
Mitochondrial Inheritance
Tree number(s): G05.360.340.024.340.365
G05.420.275.500
Scope note: Genes that are located on the MITOCHONDRIAL DNA. Mitochondrial inheritance is often referred to as maternal inheritance but should be differentiated from maternal inheritance that is transmitted chromosomally.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 2006; for MITOCHONDRIAL INHERITANCE use EXTRACHROMOSOMAL INHERITANCE 2001-2005
See also the descriptors: DNA, Mitochondrial MeSH
DeCS UI: 51257
Descriptor UI: D050259
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Genes, Mitochondrial - Preferred
Concept UI M0473520
Scope note Genes that are located on the MITOCHONDRIAL DNA. Mitochondrial inheritance is often referred to as maternal inheritance but should be differentiated from maternal inheritance that is transmitted chromosomally.
Preferred term Genes, Mitochondrial
Entry term(s) Gene, Mitochondrial
Mitochondrial Gene
Mitochondrial Genes
Mitochondrial Inheritance - Narrower
Concept UI M0360390
Preferred term Mitochondrial Inheritance
Entry term(s) Inheritance, Mitochondrial



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