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Descriptor English: Chondroitin
Descriptor Spanish: Condroitín
Descriptor Portuguese: Condroitina
Descriptor French: Chondroïtine
Tree number(s): D09.698.373.200
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002807
Scope note: A mucopolysaccharide constituent of chondrin. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Annotation: /biosyn /physiol permitted; CHONDROITIN SULFATE B see DERMATAN SULFATE is available
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
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
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
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Registry Number: 9007-27-6
CAS Type 1 Name: Chondroitin
DeCS ID: 2857
Unique ID: D002807
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: 2004/07/07
Chondroitin - Preferred
Concept UI M0004310
Scope note A mucopolysaccharide constituent of chondrin. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Preferred term Chondroitin



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