HyperDic: mrna

English > 1 sense of the word mRNA:
NOUNsubstancemRNA, messenger RNA, template RNA, informational RNAthe template for protein synthesis
English > mRNA: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningThe template for protein synthesis; the form of RNA that carries information from DNA in the nucleus to the ribosome sites of protein synthesis in the cell.
Synonymsmessenger RNA, template RNA, informational RNA
Broaderribonucleic acid, RNA(biochemistry) a long linear polymer of nucleotides found in the nucleus but mainly in the cytoplasm of a cell where it is associated with microsomes
SpanishARN mensajero, ARNm
CatalanARN missatger, ARNm

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