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Genes, rRNA

"Genes, rRNA" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Genes, found in both prokaryotes and eukaryotes, which are transcribed to produce the RNA which is incorporated into RIBOSOMES. Prokaryotic rRNA genes are usually found in OPERONS dispersed throughout the GENOME, whereas eukaryotic rRNA genes are clustered, multicistronic transcriptional units.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Genes, rRNA" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Genes, rRNA" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 55 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 8 publications in 2008
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