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Descriptor English: Biological Science Disciplines
Descriptor Spanish: Disciplinas de las Ciencias Biológicas
Descriptor Portuguese: Disciplinas das Ciências Biológicas
Descriptor French: Disciplines des sciences biologiques
Entry term(s): Biologic Science
Biologic Sciences
Biological Science
Biological Science Discipline
Biological Sciences
Discipline, Biological Science
Disciplines, Biological Science
Life Science
Life Sciences
Science Discipline, Biological
Science Disciplines, Biological
Science, Biologic
Science, Biological
Science, Life
Sciences, Biologic
Sciences, Biological
Sciences, Life
Tree number(s): H01.158
SH1.020.020.020
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D001690
Scope note: All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.
Annotation: BIOLOGY is also available
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Biology (1975-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 2009; see BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES 1991-2008; for BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES see BIOLOGY 1990
History Note: 2009 (1991); use BIOLOGY 1975-1990
DeCS ID: 28873
Unique ID: D001690
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Biological Science Disciplines - Preferred
Concept UI M0002535
Scope note All of the divisions of the natural sciences dealing with the various aspects of the phenomena of life and vital processes. The concept includes anatomy and physiology, biochemistry and biophysics, and the biology of animals, plants, and microorganisms. It should be differentiated from BIOLOGY, one of its subdivisions, concerned specifically with the origin and life processes of living organisms.
Preferred term Biological Science Disciplines
Entry term(s) Biologic Science
Biologic Sciences
Biological Science
Biological Science Discipline
Biological Sciences
Discipline, Biological Science
Disciplines, Biological Science
Life Science
Life Sciences
Science Discipline, Biological
Science Disciplines, Biological
Science, Biologic
Science, Biological
Science, Life
Sciences, Biologic
Sciences, Biological
Sciences, Life



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