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Descriptor English: Monobactams
Descriptor Spanish: Monobactamas
Descriptor Portuguese: Monobactamas
Descriptor French: Monobactames
Entry term(s): Antibiotics, Monobactam
Monobactam Antibiotics
Monocyclic beta Lactams
Monocyclic beta-Lactams
beta Lactams, Monocyclic
beta-Lactams, Monocyclic
Tree number(s): D02.065.589.099.500
D02.886.108.500
D03.383.411.350
D03.633.100.300.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008997
Scope note: Monocyclic, bacterially produced or semisynthetic beta-lactam antibiotics. They lack the double ring construction of the traditional beta-lactam antibiotics and can be easily synthesized.
Annotation: do not use /biosyn unless by living matter
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Antibiotics (1966-1982)
Antibiotics, Lactam (1983-1985)
Public MeSH Note: 86
History Note: 86
DeCS ID: 19604
Unique ID: D008997
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/06/14
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Monobactams - Preferred
Concept UI M0014030
Scope note Monocyclic, bacterially produced or semisynthetic beta-lactam antibiotics. They lack the double ring construction of the traditional beta-lactam antibiotics and can be easily synthesized.
Preferred term Monobactams
Entry term(s) Antibiotics, Monobactam
Monobactam Antibiotics
Monocyclic beta Lactams
Monocyclic beta-Lactams
beta Lactams, Monocyclic
beta-Lactams, Monocyclic



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