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Qualifier in English: chemical synthesis
Qualifier in Spanish: síntesis química
Qualifier in Portuguese: síntese química
Qualifier in French: synthèse chimique
Scope note: Used for the chemical preparation of molecules in vitro. For the formation of chemical substances in organisms, living cells, or subcellular fractions, "biosynthesis" is used.
Annotation: subhead only; for chemical preparation or production of substances in vitro only, in laboratories or industry; not for formation of substances in living tissue ( = /biosynthesis); see MeSH scope note in Introduction; indexing policy: Manual 19.8.13; DF: /chem syn or /CS
Online Note: search policy: Online Manual; use: main heading/CS or CS (SH) or SUBS APPLY CS
History Note: 68; used with Category D 1968 forward
Entry Version: CHEM SYN
Abbreviation: CS
DeCS UI: 22065
Descriptor UI: Q000138
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1973/12/27
Revision Date: 2003/07/22
chemical synthesis - Preferred
Concept UI M0030321
Scope note Used for the chemical preparation of molecules in vitro. For the formation of chemical substances in organisms, living cells, or subcellular fractions, "biosynthesis" is used.
Preferred term chemical synthesis



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