ribonucleoprotein granule

id: GO:0035770
name: ribonucleoprotein granule
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A non-membranous macromolecular complex containing proteins and translationally silenced mRNAs. RNA granules contain proteins that control the localization, stability, and translation of their RNA cargo. Different types of RNA granules (RGs) exist, depending on the cell type and cellular conditions.

Child Functions

GO:0000932cytoplasmic mRNA processing body
GO:0010494cytoplasmic stress granule
GO:0033391chromatoid body
GO:0043186P granule
GO:0071598neuronal ribonucleoprotein granule
GO:0097165nuclear stress granule

Parent Functions

GO:0030529ribonucleoprotein complex
GO:0043232intracellular non-membrane-bounded organelle
GO:0044444cytoplasmic part