|Terms & Properties|
Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0175996
NCI Thesaurus Code: C43596 (see NCI Thesaurus info)
Semantic Type: Cell Component
NCIt Definition: The organized colloidal complex of organic and inorganic substances (as proteins and water) that constitutes the living nucleus, cytoplasm, plastids, and mitochondria of the cell. It is composed mainly of nucleic acids, proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, and inorganic salts.
GO Definition: The living contents of a cell; the matter contained within (but not including) the plasma membrane, usually taken to exclude large vacuoles and masses of secretory or ingested material. In eukaryotes it includes the nucleus and cytoplasm. [ISBN:0198506732]
FMA Definition: Cell component which has as its direct parts a maximally connected part of cytoplasm and one or more cell nuclei. Examples: protoplasm of hepatocyte, protoplasm of megakaryocyte.
UWDA Definition: Cell substance which consists of the cytoplasm and cell nucleus; surrounded by the plasma membrane. Examples: muscle cell protoplasm, protoplasm of neuron.
Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
|internal to cell|
External Source Codes:
|NCI Thesaurus Code||C43596 (see NCI Thesaurus info)|
|AUTHORITY||Oxford English Dictionary 1993:p2391||FMA|
|SOS||The essential material of all plant and animal cells.||AOD|
Additional Concept Data: (none)