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Descriptor English: Cytidine
Descriptor Spanish: Citidina
Descriptor Portuguese: Citidina
Descriptor French: Cytidine
Entry term(s): Cytosine Ribonucleoside
Cytosine Riboside
Ribonucleoside, Cytosine
Riboside, Cytosine
Tree number(s): D03.383.742.680.245
D13.570.685.245
D13.570.800.286
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003562
Scope note: A pyrimidine nucleoside that is composed of the base CYTOSINE linked to the five-carbon sugar D-RIBOSE.
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
Registry Number: 5CSZ8459RP
CAS Type 1 Name: Cytidine
Previous Indexing: Nucleosides (1966-1971)
Public MeSH Note: 72; was see under NUCLEOSIDES 1963-71
Online Note: search NUCLEOSIDES 1966-71
History Note: 72; was see under NUCLEOSIDES 1963-71
DeCS ID: 3579
Unique ID: D003562
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1972/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/05/28
Cytidine - Preferred
Concept UI M0005567
Scope note A pyrimidine nucleoside that is composed of the base CYTOSINE linked to the five-carbon sugar D-RIBOSE.
Preferred term Cytidine
Entry term(s) Cytosine Ribonucleoside
Cytosine Riboside
Ribonucleoside, Cytosine
Riboside, Cytosine



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