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Descriptor English:   Cyclodextrins 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ciclodextrinas 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ciclodextrinas 
Synonyms English:   Cycloamylose
Cyclodextrin Derivatives
Derivatives, Cyclodextrin  
Tree Number:   D04.345.103
Definition English:   A homologous group of cyclic GLUCANS consisting of alpha-1,4 bound glucose units obtained by the action of cyclodextrin glucanotransferase on starch or similar substrates. The enzyme is produced by certain species of Bacillus. Cyclodextrins form inclusion complexes with a wide variety of substances. 
Indexing Annotation English:   note specifics
History Note English:   91(80); was see under DEXTRINS 1980-90 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AD administration & dosage AE adverse effects
AG agonists AN analysis
AI antagonists & inhibitors BI biosynthesis
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CS chemical synthesis CH chemistry
CL classification DF deficiency
EC economics GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PK pharmacokinetics PD pharmacology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects ST standards
SD supply & distribution TU therapeutic use
TO toxicity UR urine
Record Number:   3525 
Unique Identifier:   D003505 

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