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Descriptor English: Quinones
Descriptor Spanish: Quinonas
Descriptor Portuguese: Quinonas
Descriptor French: Quinones
Tree number(s): D02.806
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011809
Scope note: Hydrocarbon rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
Annotation: coord with specific hydrocarbon structure if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
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
UR urine
DeCS ID: 12246
Unique ID: D011809
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2003/07/09
Quinones - Preferred
Concept UI M0018356
Scope note Hydrocarbon rings which contain two ketone moieties in any position. They can be substituted in any position except at the ketone groups.
Preferred term Quinones



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