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Descriptor English: Acrylamides
Descriptor Spanish: Acrilamidas
Descriptor Portuguese: Acrilamidas
Descriptor French: Acrylamides
Tree number(s): D02.065.122
D02.241.081.069.094
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000178
Scope note: Colorless, odorless crystals that are used extensively in research laboratories for the preparation of polyacrylamide gels for electrophoresis and in organic synthesis, and polymerization. Some of its polymers are used in sewage and wastewater treatment, permanent press fabrics, and as soil conditioning agents.
Annotation: ACRYLAMIDE is also available
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
Previous Indexing: Acrylates (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73(71)
DeCS ID: 184
Unique ID: D000178
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1998/06/10
Acrylamides - Preferred
Concept UI M0000268
Scope note Colorless, odorless crystals that are used extensively in research laboratories for the preparation of polyacrylamide gels for electrophoresis and in organic synthesis, and polymerization. Some of its polymers are used in sewage and wastewater treatment, permanent press fabrics, and as soil conditioning agents.
Preferred term Acrylamides



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