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Descriptor English: Prodigiozan
Descriptor Spanish: Prodigiozán
Descriptor Portuguese: Prodigiozan
Descriptor French: Prodigiozan
Entry term(s): Prodigiosan
Tree number(s): D09.698.718.650
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011354
Scope note: A polysaccharide extracted from Serratia marcescens and other bacteria. It activates enzymatic activity of macrophages and stimulates phagocytic processes.
Annotation: Do not confuse with PRODIGIOSIN, an antibiotic from same source
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Pharm Action: Adjuvants, Immunologic
Registry Number: 9057-00-5
CAS Type 1 Name: Prodigiozan
Previous Indexing: Polysaccharides, Bacterial (1966-1978)
Prodigiosin (1966-1978)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under POLYSACCHARIDES, BACTERIAL 1979-90
History Note: 91(79); was see under POLYSACCHARIDES, BACTERIAL 1979-90
DeCS ID: 11790
Unique ID: D011354
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/03/13
Revision Date: 2004/07/07
Prodigiozan - Preferred
Concept UI M0017641
Scope note A polysaccharide extracted from Serratia marcescens and other bacteria. It activates enzymatic activity of macrophages and stimulates phagocytic processes.
Preferred term Prodigiozan
Entry term(s) Prodigiosan



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