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Descriptor in English: Neopterin
Descriptor in Spanish: Neopterin
Descriptor in Portuguese: Neopterina
Descriptor in French: Néoptérine
Entry term(s): 2-Amino-6-(1,2,3-trihydroxypropyl)-4(3H)-pteridinone
Monapterin
Neopterin, (R*, R*)-Isomer
Neopterin, (erythro-D)-Isomer
Neopterin, (erythro-L)-Isomer
Neopterin, (threo-D)-Isomer
Neopterin, (threo-L)-Isomer
Umanopterin
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.733.631.202.500
D08.211.090.500
Scope note: A pteridine derivative present in body fluids; elevated levels result from immune system activation, malignant disease, allograft rejection, and viral infections. (From Stedman, 26th ed) Neopterin also serves as a precursor in the biosynthesis of biopterin.
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
UR urine
History Note: 98; use NEOPTERIN (NM) 1979-97
DeCS UI: 33416
Descriptor UI: D019798
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Neopterin - Preferred
Concept UI M0029376
Scope note A pteridine derivative present in body fluids; elevated levels result from immune system activation, malignant disease, allograft rejection, and viral infections. (From Stedman, 26th ed) Neopterin also serves as a precursor in the biosynthesis of biopterin.
Preferred term Neopterin
Entry term(s) 2-Amino-6-(1,2,3-trihydroxypropyl)-4(3H)-pteridinone
Neopterin, (threo-L)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329120
Preferred term Neopterin, (threo-L)-Isomer
Neopterin, (R*, R*)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329122
Preferred term Neopterin, (R*, R*)-Isomer
Entry term(s) Umanopterin
Neopterin, (threo-D)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329118
Preferred term Neopterin, (threo-D)-Isomer
Neopterin, (erythro-D)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329119
Preferred term Neopterin, (erythro-D)-Isomer
Entry term(s) Monapterin
Neopterin, (erythro-L)-Isomer - Narrower
Concept UI M0329121
Preferred term Neopterin, (erythro-L)-Isomer



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