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Descriptor in English: Extrachromosomal Inheritance
Descriptor in Spanish: Herencia Extracromosómica
Descriptor in Portuguese: Herança Extracromossômica
Descriptor in French: Hérédité extrachromosomique
Entry term(s): Cytoplasmic Inheritance
Extranuclear Inheritance
Inheritance, Cytoplasmic
Inheritance, Extrachromosomal
Inheritance, Extranuclear
Tree number(s): G05.420.275
Scope note: Vertical transmission of hereditary characters by DNA from cytoplasmic organelles such as MITOCHONDRIA; CHLOROPLASTS; and PLASTIDS, or from PLASMIDS or viral episomal DNA.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 68
See also the descriptors: DNA, Chloroplast MeSH
DNA, Mitochondrial MeSH
DeCS UI: 5210
Descriptor UI: D005111
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Extrachromosomal Inheritance - Preferred
Concept UI M0008062
Scope note Vertical transmission of hereditary characters by DNA from cytoplasmic organelles such as MITOCHONDRIA; CHLOROPLASTS; and PLASTIDS, or from PLASMIDS or viral episomal DNA.
Preferred term Extrachromosomal Inheritance
Entry term(s) Inheritance, Extrachromosomal
Cytoplasmic Inheritance - Narrower
Concept UI M0473812
Preferred term Cytoplasmic Inheritance
Entry term(s) Extranuclear Inheritance
Inheritance, Cytoplasmic
Inheritance, Extranuclear



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