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Descriptor in English: Peptones
Descriptor in Spanish: Peptonas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Peptonas
Descriptor in French: Peptones
Entry term(s): Peptone
Tree number(s): D12.776.719
Scope note: Derived proteins or mixtures of cleavage products produced by the partial hydrolysis of a native protein either by an acid or by an enzyme. Peptones are readily soluble in water, and are not precipitable by heat, by alkalis, or by saturation with ammonium sulfate. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Annotation: proteins
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
DeCS UI: 10654
Descriptor UI: D010461
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Peptones - Preferred
Concept UI M0016245
Scope note Derived proteins or mixtures of cleavage products produced by the partial hydrolysis of a native protein either by an acid or by an enzyme. Peptones are readily soluble in water, and are not precipitable by heat, by alkalis, or by saturation with ammonium sulfate. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Preferred term Peptones
Entry term(s) Peptone



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