Medical Definition of Ribophorin

1. Glycoproteins of the endoplasmic reticulum that interact with ribosomes whilst co translational insertion of membrane or secreted proteins is taking place. Ribophorins may form a pore through which the nascent polypetide chain passes. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ribophorin

ribonucleoparticle
ribonucleoparticles
ribonucleoprotein
ribonucleoproteins
ribonucleoside
ribonucleoside-triphosphate reductase
ribonucleoside diphosphate reductase
ribonucleosides
ribonucleotide
ribonucleotide polymerase
ribonucleotide reductase
ribonucleotide reductases
ribonucleotides
ribophage
ribophagy
ribophorin (current term)
ribophorins
ribopolymer
riboprine
riboprobe
riboprobes
ribopyranose
ribopyranoses
ribopyranoside
ribopyranosides
riboregulator
riboregulators
ribose
ribose-5-phosphate
ribose-5-phosphate isomerase

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