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DEAD-box RNA Helicases

"DEAD-box RNA Helicases" 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.

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A large family of RNA helicases that share a common protein motif with the single letter amino acid sequence D-E-A-D (Asp-Glu-Ala-Asp). In addition to RNA helicase activity, members of the DEAD-box family participate in other aspects of RNA metabolism and regulation of RNA function.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "DEAD-box RNA Helicases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "DEAD-box RNA Helicases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.