Term Information [More information on polysome]

Accession
GO:0005844
Name
polysome
Ontology
cellular_component
Synonyms
polyribosome
Definition
A multiribosomal structure representing a linear array of ribosomes held together by messenger RNA. They represent the active complexes in cellular protein synthesis and are able to incorporate amino acids into polypeptides both in vivo and in vitro. Source: NIF_Subcellular:sao1038025871, ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0005844 at QuickGO
Subset
goslim_pir
Community
GN Add usage comments for this term on the GONUTS wiki.
Feedback
Contact the GO Helpdesk if you find mistakes or have concerns about the data you find here.
Contacting server...
View this term in QuickGO.

Graph of GO:0005844 from QuickGO

Additional external viewing options
Additional internal viewing options
Ancestors of polysome (GO:0005844)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
polysome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cellular_component (GO:0005575)
polysome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell (GO:0005623)
polysome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) cell part (GO:0044464)
polysome [Inferred part_of relation] part_of (inferred) intracellular (GO:0005622)
polysome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) macromolecular complex (GO:0032991)
polysome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) intracellular part (GO:0044424)
polysome [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) ribonucleoprotein complex (GO:1990904)
polysome [is_a relation] is_a  intracellular ribonucleoprotein complex (GO:0030529)
Children of polysome (GO:0005844)
subject[Reorder by subject] relation[Reorder by relation] object[Reorder by object]
polysomal ribosome (GO:0042788) [part_of relation] part_of  polysome
NIF_Subcellular
sao1038025871
Wikipedia
Polysome