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Descriptor English: Thiourea
Descriptor Spanish: Tiourea
Descriptor Portuguese: Tioureia
Descriptor French: Thiourée
Tree number(s): D02.065.950.898
D02.886.904
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013890
Scope note: A photographic fixative used also in the manufacture of resins. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), this substance may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen (Merck Index, 9th ed). Many of its derivatives are ANTITHYROID AGENTS and/or FREE RADICAL SCAVENGERS.
Annotation: a thyroid antag
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
Pharm Action: Indicators and Reagents
Registry Number: GYV9AM2QAG
CAS Type 1 Name: Thiourea
DeCS ID: 14275
Unique ID: D013890
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Thiourea - Preferred
Concept UI M0021386
Scope note A photographic fixative used also in the manufacture of resins. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP 85-002, 1985), this substance may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen (Merck Index, 9th ed). Many of its derivatives are ANTITHYROID AGENTS and/or FREE RADICAL SCAVENGERS.
Preferred term Thiourea



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