ribonucleoprotein

ribonucleoprotein

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ri·bo·nu·cleo·pro·tein -.n(y)ü-klē-ō-'prō-.tēn, -'prōt-ē-ən n a nucleoprotein that contains RNA

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ri·bo·nu·cleo·pro·tein (RNP) (ri″bo-noo″kle-o-proґtēn) a complex of protein and ribonucleic acid.

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  • Ribonucleoprotein — (RNP) is a nucleoprotein that contains RNA, i.e. it is an association that combines ribonucleic acid and protein together. A few examples are known like the ribosome, the enzyme telomerase and small nuclear RNPs (snRNPs) which are implicated in… …   Wikipedia

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  • Ribonucleoprotein Particle — (RNP) is a compound that combines ribonucleic acid (RNA) and protein together. It is one of the main components of nucleolus.RNP is an RNA binding motif in an RNA binding protein. Aromatic amino acid residues in this RNP motif result in stacking… …   Wikipedia

  • Ribonucleoprotein (RNP) — A combination of ribonucleic acid (RNA) and protein. In autoimmune diseases, antibodies can form against ribonucleoprotein. They are called anti RNP antibodies …   Medical dictionary

  • ribonucleoprotein — noun Date: 1940 a nucleoprotein that contains RNA …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • ribonucleoprotein — /ruy boh nooh klee oh proh teen, tee in, nyooh /, n. Biochem. a substance composed of RNA in close association with protein; a nucleoprotein containing RNA. Abbr.: RNP [1935 40; RIBO(SE) + NUCLEOPROTEIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • ribonucleoprotein — noun Any nucleoprotein that contains RNA …   Wiktionary

  • ribonucleoprotein — n. complex composed of proteins bonded with ribonucleic acid, nucleoprotein containing RNA (Biochemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

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