OBO ID: CHEBI:17843
Term Name: transfer RNA Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • RNA, transfer
  • transfer RNA
  • tRNA
Definition: A single-stranded RNA molecule containing about 70-90 nucleotides, folded by intrastrand base pairing into a characteristic secondary ('cloverleaf') structure that carries a specific amino acid and matches it to its corresponding codon on an mRNA during protein synthesis.
References:
  • CAS:9014-25-9
  • KEGG:C00066
Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available