name: PHA granule
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def: "An inclusion body located in the cytoplasm that consists of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) molecules and associated proteins, surrounded by a phospholipid monolayer; the proteins include PHA synthase, PHA depolymerase and 3HB-oligomer hydroxylase, phasins (PhaPs), which are thought to be the major structural proteins of the membrane surrounding the inclusion, and the regulator of phasin expression PhaR." [GOC:mah, PMID:15762612]
synonym: "PHB granule" NARROW 
synonym: "polyhydroxyalkanoate granule" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0016234 ! inclusion body
is_a: GO:0043231 ! intracellular membrane-bounded organelle
relationship: part_of: GO:0005737 ! cytoplasm
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