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Descriptor English: Pharmacogenetics
Descriptor Spanish: Farmacogenética
Descriptor farmacogenética
Entry term(s) farmacogenómica
Scope note: Rama de la genética que se ocupa de la variabilidad genética en respuestas individuales a fármacos y el metabolismo de los medicamentos (BIOTRANSFORMACIÓN).
Descriptor Portuguese: Farmacogenética
Descriptor French: Pharmacogénétique
Entry term(s): Pharmacogenomics
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.343.750
H01.158.703.052
H02.628.479
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010597
Scope note: A branch of genetics which deals with the genetic variability in individual responses to drugs and drug metabolism (BIOTRANSFORMATION).
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; for pharmacogenetic studies, index the specific drug and specific genetic aspect
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 70
History Note: 70(66)
Entry Version: PHARMACOGENET
Related: Drug Resistance MeSH
Pharmacogenomic Variants MeSH
Precision Medicine MeSH
Toxicology MeSH
DeCS ID: 10788
Unique ID: D010597
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Date Established: 1970/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/01/20
Pharmacogenetics - Preferred
Concept UI M0016464
Scope note A branch of genetics which deals with the genetic variability in individual responses to drugs and drug metabolism (BIOTRANSFORMATION).
Preferred term Pharmacogenetics
Pharmacogenomics - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0400607
Scope note A subdiscipline of PHARMACOGENETICS using GENOMICS and PROTEOMICS methodology to study genetic variability of responses to drugs and drug metabolism (BIOTRANSFORMATION).
Preferred term Pharmacogenomics



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