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RNA, Transfer, Met

"RNA, Transfer, Met" 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.

A transfer RNA which is specific for carrying methionine to sites on the ribosomes. During initiation of protein synthesis, tRNA(f)Met in prokaryotic cells and tRNA(i)Met in eukaryotic cells binds to the start codon (CODON, INITIATOR).


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "RNA, Transfer, Met" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "RNA, Transfer, Met" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 13 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2002
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.