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Qualifier in English: agonists
Qualifier in Spanish: agonistas
Qualifier in Portuguese: agonistas
Qualifier in French: agonistes
Scope note: Used with chemicals, drugs, and endogenous substances to indicate substances or agents that have affinity for a receptor and intrinsic activity at that receptor. (From Textbook of Pharmacology, 1991, p.16)
Annotation: subhead only; for exogenous & endogenous substances; do not confuse with /antagonists & inhibitors; see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.4; DF: /agon or /AG
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/AG or AG (SH) or SUBS APPLY AG
History Note: 95; used with Category D 1995 forward
Entry Version: AGON
Abbreviation: AG
DeCS UI: 32387
Descriptor UI: Q000819
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/06/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/22
agonists - Preferred
Concept UI M0030947
Scope note Used with chemicals, drugs, and endogenous substances to indicate substances or agents that have affinity for a receptor and intrinsic activity at that receptor. (From Textbook of Pharmacology, 1991, p.16)
Preferred term agonists



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