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Descriptor English: Aquaporins
Descriptor Spanish: Acuaporinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Aquaporinas
Descriptor French: Aquaporines
Entry term(s): Aquaporin
Channel Protein, Water
Channel Proteins, Water
Channel, Water
Channels, Water
Protein, Water Channel
Proteins, Water Channel
Water Channel
Water Channel Protein
Water Channel Proteins
Water Channels
Tree number(s): D12.776.157.530.400.500.040
D12.776.543.550.450.730.040
D12.776.543.585.400.730.040
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020346
Scope note: A class of porins that allow the passage of WATER and other small molecules across CELL MEMBRANES.
Annotation: general; prefer specifics
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: Ion Channels (1979-1998)
Membrane Proteins (1977-1998)
Water/metabolism (1976-1998)
Public MeSH Note: 99
History Note: 99
DeCS ID: 33837
Unique ID: D020346
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Aquaporins - Preferred
Concept UI M0029981
Scope note A class of porins that allow the passage of WATER and other small molecules across CELL MEMBRANES.
Preferred term Aquaporins
Entry term(s) Aquaporin
Channel Protein, Water
Channel Proteins, Water
Channel, Water
Channels, Water
Protein, Water Channel
Proteins, Water Channel
Water Channel
Water Channel Protein
Water Channel Proteins
Water Channels



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