Definition of ribosomal in English:

ribosomal

adjective

Biochemistry
  • See ribosome

    • ‘Almost all eukaryotes have multiple copies of their nuclear ribosomal RNA cistrons, arranged in a long tandem array.’
    • ‘Gene order changes involving protein-encoding and ribosomal RNA genes are rare events within most animal phyla.’
    • ‘We also prepared primer pairs for the 18S ribosomal RNA gene to use as an internal control.’
    • ‘Both subunits are composed of long RNA strands complexed with ribosomal proteins.’
    • ‘Nuclear organizer regions are loops of nucleolar DNA transcribing to ribosomal RNA.’