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Descriptor English: Thymine
Descriptor Spanish: Timina
Descriptor Portuguese: Timina
Descriptor French: Thymine
Entry term(s): 5 Methyluracil
5-Methyluracil
Tree number(s): D03.383.742.698.875.899
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013941
Scope note: One of four constituent bases of DNA.
Annotation: thymine deoxyriboside, thymine deoxyribonucleoside = THYMIDINE
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
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
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Registry Number: QR26YLT7LT
CAS Type 1 Name: 2,4(1H,3H)-Pyrimidinedione, 5-methyl-
DeCS ID: 14328
Unique ID: D013941
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/19
Thymine - Preferred
Concept UI M0021455
Scope note One of four constituent bases of DNA.
Preferred term Thymine
Entry term(s) 5 Methyluracil
5-Methyluracil



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