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Descriptor English: Contractile Proteins
Descriptor Spanish: Proteínas Contráctiles
Descriptor Portuguese: Proteínas Contráteis
Descriptor French: Protéines contractiles
Entry term(s): Proteins, Contractile
Tree number(s): D12.776.210
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003285
Scope note: Proteins which participate in contractile processes. They include MUSCLE PROTEINS as well as those found in other cells and tissues. In the latter, these proteins participate in localized contractile events in the cytoplasm, in motile activity, and in cell aggregation phenomena.
Annotation: proteins involved in contractile processes; if in muscle use MUSCLE PROTEINS or specifics but not also here; /biosyn /drug eff /physiol permitted
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: Proteins (1966-1976)
specific protein (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 77
History Note: 77
DeCS ID: 3304
Unique ID: D003285
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/16
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Contractile Proteins - Preferred
Concept UI M0005127
Scope note Proteins which participate in contractile processes. They include MUSCLE PROTEINS as well as those found in other cells and tissues. In the latter, these proteins participate in localized contractile events in the cytoplasm, in motile activity, and in cell aggregation phenomena.
Preferred term Contractile Proteins
Entry term(s) Proteins, Contractile



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