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Descriptor in English: Benz(a)Anthracenes
Descriptor in Spanish: Benzo(a)Antracenos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Benzo(a)Antracenos
Descriptor in French: Benzo[a]anthracènes
Entry term(s): Benz(b)Phenanthrenes
Naphthanthracenes
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.847.149
D04.615.149
Scope note: Four fused benzyl rings with three linear and one angular, that can be viewed as a benzyl-phenanthrenes. Compare with NAPHTHACENES which are four linear rings.
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: 2005(1963)
DeCS UI: 1572
Descriptor UI: D001551
Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Benz(a)Anthracenes - Preferred
Concept UI M0002329
Scope note Four fused benzyl rings with three linear and one angular, that can be viewed as a benzyl-phenanthrenes. Compare with NAPHTHACENES which are four linear rings.
Preferred term Benz(a)Anthracenes
Entry term(s) Benz(b)Phenanthrenes
Naphthanthracenes



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