Descriptor English: Oryza
Descriptor Spanish: Oryza
Descriptor Oryza
Entry term(s) Oryza sativa
Scope note: Género de la familia de gramíneas (Poaceae) que incluye varias especies de arroz.
Descriptor Portuguese: Oryza
Descriptor French: Oryza
Entry term(s): Oryza sativa
Tree number(s): B01.875.800.575.912.250.822.616
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A genus of grass family (Poaceae) that include several rice species.
Annotation: "yusho poisoning": index under ORYZA /pois (IM) + PLANT OILS /pois (IM) + POLYCHLOROBIPHENYL COMPOUNDS /pois (IM) + FOOD CONTAMINATION (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 12685
Unique ID: D012275
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Oryza - Preferred
Concept UI M0019087
Scope note A genus of grass family (Poaceae) that include several rice species.
Preferred term Oryza
Oryza sativa - Narrower
Concept UI M0019086
Scope note Annual cereal grass of the family POACEAE. Its starchy, EDIBLE GRAIN, rice, is the staple food of roughly one-half of the world's population.
Preferred term Oryza sativa
Rice - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0401228
Preferred term Rice
Entry term(s) Rices

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