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Descriptor English: Porphyrinogens
Descriptor Spanish: Porfirinógenos
Descriptor Portuguese: Porfirinogênios
Descriptor French: Porphyrinogènes
Tree number(s): D03.383.129.578.840.500.700
D03.633.400.909.500.700
D04.345.783.500.700
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011165
Scope note: Colorless reduced precursors of porphyrins in which the pyrrole rings are linked by methylene (-CH2-) bridges.
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
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
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Porphyrins (1968-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 76; was see under PORPHYRINS 1975
History Note: 76(75); was see under PORPHYRINS 1975
DeCS ID: 11607
Unique ID: D011165
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Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Porphyrinogens - Preferred
Concept UI M0017335
Scope note Colorless reduced precursors of porphyrins in which the pyrrole rings are linked by methylene (-CH2-) bridges.
Preferred term Porphyrinogens



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