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Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-4A MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-4A
Tree Number(s)
D08.811.913.696.445.735.720.500
D12.776.835.725.868.500.500
Unique ID
D039601
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D039601
Scope Note
A component of eukaryotic initiation factor 4F that as an RNA helicase involved in unwinding the secondary structure of the 5' UNTRANSLATED REGION of MRNA. The unwinding facilitates the binding of the 40S ribosomal subunit.
Entry Term(s)
EIF-4A
EIF-4A1
EIF-4A2
EIF-4A3
EIF4AIII
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor EIF-4A
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-4A1
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-4A2
Eukaryotic Initiation Factor-4A3
Eukaryotic Peptide Initiation Factor-4A
Eukaryotic Translation-Initiation Factor 4AIII
Peptide Initiation Factor EIF-4A
Registry Number
EC 2.7.7.-
Previous Indexing
Peptide Initiation Factors (1980-2002)
Public MeSH Note
2003; EIF-4A (now EUKARYOTIC INITIATION FACTOR-4A) was indexed under PEPTIDE INITIATION FACTORS 1980-2002
History Note
2003; use EUKARYOTIC INITIATION FACTOR-F4A (NM) 1980-2001
Date Established
2003/01/01
Date of Entry
2002/07/03
Revision Date
2003/07/09
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