"Selenoproteins" 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.
Selenoproteins are proteins that specifically incorporate SELENOCYSTEINE into their amino acid chain. Most selenoproteins are enzymes with the selenocysteine residues being responsible for their catalytic functions.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Selenoproteins".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Selenoproteins".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Selenoproteins" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Selenoproteins" was a major or minor topic of these publication.