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Photoreceptors, Microbial MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Photoreceptors, Microbial
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.752
Unique ID
D020283
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020283
Annotation
coord with specific organism
Scope Note
Light absorbing proteins and protein prosthetic groups found in certain microorganisms. Some microbial photoreceptors initiate specific chemical reactions which signal a change in the environment, while others generate energy by pumping specific ions across a cellular membrane.
Entry Version
PHOTORECEPT MICROBIAL
Entry Term(s)
Photoreceptor, Microbial
Registry Number
0
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/10
Revision Date
2005/06/30
Photoreceptors, Microbial Preferred
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