"Plastids" 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.
Self-replicating cytoplasmic organelles of plant and algal cells that contain pigments and may synthesize and accumulate various substances. PLASTID GENOMES are used in phylogenetic studies.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Plastids".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Plastids".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Plastids" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Plastids" was a major or minor topic of these publication.