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Descriptor English: Tenascin
Descriptor Spanish: Tenascina
Descriptor Portuguese: Tenascina
Descriptor French: Ténascine
Entry term(s): Cytotactin
Hexabrachion
J1-200-220
Tenascin C
Tenascin-C
Tree number(s): D12.776.860.300.850
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019063
Scope note: Hexameric extracellular matrix glycoprotein transiently expressed in many developing organs and often re-expressed in tumors. It is present in the central and peripheral nervous systems as well as in smooth muscle and tendons. (From Kreis & Vale, Guidebook to the Extracellular Matrix and Adhesion Proteins, 1993, p93)
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
DE drug effects
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
Previous Indexing: Cell Adhesion Molecules, Neuronal (1990-1995)
Extracellular Matrix Proteins (1990-1995)
Glycoproteins (1986-1989)
Proteins (1986-1989)
Public MeSH Note: 96; TENASCIN was indexed under CELL ADHESION MOLECULES, NEURONAL & EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX PROTEINS 1990-95; PROTEINS & GLYCOPROTEINS 1986-89
Online Note: use TENASCIN (NM) to search TENASCIN 1986-95
History Note: 96; was TENASCIN (NM) 1986-95
DeCS ID: 32592
Unique ID: D019063
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1996/01/01
Date of Entry: 1995/05/26
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Tenascin - Preferred
Concept UI M0028456
Scope note Hexameric extracellular matrix glycoprotein transiently expressed in many developing organs and often re-expressed in tumors. It is present in the central and peripheral nervous systems as well as in smooth muscle and tendons. (From Kreis & Vale, Guidebook to the Extracellular Matrix and Adhesion Proteins, 1993, p93)
Preferred term Tenascin
Entry term(s) Cytotactin
Hexabrachion
Tenascin C
Tenascin-C
J1-200-220 - Narrower
Concept UI M0373923
Preferred term J1-200-220



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