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Nonsense Mediated mRNA Decay MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Nonsense Mediated mRNA Decay
Tree Number(s)
G02.111.760.112
G02.111.780.500
G03.839.112
G05.308.700.112
Unique ID
D059365
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059365
Scope Note
An mRNA metabolic process that distinguishes a normal STOP CODON from a premature stop codon (NONSENSE CODON) and facilitates rapid degradation of aberrant mRNAs containing premature stop codons.
Entry Term(s)
Nonsense-Mediated mRNA Decay
Previous Indexing
Codon, Nonsense (1999-2011)
RNA, Messenger/metabolism (1994-2011)
See Also
RNA Cleavage
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2016/06/30
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