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Descriptor in English: Boranes
Descriptor in Spanish: Boranos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Boranos
Descriptor in French: Boranes
Entry term(s): Boron Hydrides
Hydrides, Boron
Tree number(s): D01.132.105
D02.203.087
Scope note: The collective name for the boron hydrides, which are analogous to the alkanes and silanes. Numerous boranes are known. Some have high calorific values and are used in high-energy fuels. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Annotation: collective name for boron hydrides (do not confuse with BOROHYDRIDES); do not confuse with BORATES or BORNANES
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: 68
DeCS UI: 1904
Descriptor UI: D001880
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1993/06/04
Boranes - Preferred
Concept UI M0002816
Scope note The collective name for the boron hydrides, which are analogous to the alkanes and silanes. Numerous boranes are known. Some have high calorific values and are used in high-energy fuels. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Preferred term Boranes
Entry term(s) Boron Hydrides
Hydrides, Boron



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