"Riboswitch" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Part of a MESSENGER RNA molecule that undergoes a conformation change upon binding a specific metabolite or other small molecule thereby regulating the messenger RNA's transcription, post-transcriptional processing, transport, translation, or stability in response to varying levels of the metabolite or other small molecule.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Riboswitch".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Riboswitch".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Riboswitch" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Riboswitch" was a major or minor topic of these publication.