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Descriptor English: Reproduction, Asexual
Descriptor Spanish: Reproducción Asexuada
Descriptor Portuguese: Reprodução Assexuada
Descriptor French: Reproduction asexuée
Entry term(s): Asexual Reproduction
Asexual Reproductions
Reproductions, Asexual
Tree number(s): G08.686.784.830
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012100
Scope note: Reproduction without fusion of two types of cells, mostly found in ALGAE; FUNGI; and PLANTS. Asexual reproduction occurs in several ways, such as budding, fission, or splitting from "parent" cells. Only few groups of ANIMALS reproduce asexually or unisexually (PARTHENOGENESIS).
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under REPRODUCTION 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under REPRODUCTION 1975-90
Related: Cloning, Organism MeSH
DeCS ID: 12520
Unique ID: D012100
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Reproduction, Asexual - Preferred
Concept UI M0018817
Scope note Reproduction without fusion of two types of cells, mostly found in ALGAE; FUNGI; and PLANTS. Asexual reproduction occurs in several ways, such as budding, fission, or splitting from "parent" cells. Only few groups of ANIMALS reproduce asexually or unisexually (PARTHENOGENESIS).
Preferred term Reproduction, Asexual
Entry term(s) Asexual Reproduction
Asexual Reproductions
Reproductions, Asexual



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