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Descriptor in English: Sporidesmins
Descriptor in Spanish: Esporidesminas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Esporidesminas
Descriptor in French: Sporidesmines
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.473.840
D23.946.587.800
Scope note: A group of related mycotoxins produced by the pasture fungus Pithomyces chartarum (formerly Sporidesmium bakeri); causes liver damage and facial eczema in cattle and sheep.
Annotation: /antag permitted but consider also ANTITOXINS
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
History Note: 91(75); was see under INDOLES 1975-90
DeCS UI: 13558
Descriptor UI: D013173
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/11
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Sporidesmins - Preferred
Concept UI M0020383
Scope note A group of related mycotoxins produced by the pasture fungus Pithomyces chartarum (formerly Sporidesmium bakeri); causes liver damage and facial eczema in cattle and sheep.
Preferred term Sporidesmins



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