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Descriptor English: Dealkylation
Descriptor Spanish: Remoción de Radical Alquila
Descriptor Portuguese: Remoção de Radical Alquila
Descriptor French: Désalkylation
Entry term(s): Dealkylations
Tree number(s): G02.111.188
G02.607.141
G03.219
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D003640
Scope note: The removing of alkyl groups from a compound. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Annotation: almost never IM; enzymatic dealkylation: coord NIM with specific enzyme (IM) + substrate (NIM)
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Alkylation (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74(71)
DeCS ID: 3657
Unique ID: D003640
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/23
Dealkylation - Preferred
Concept UI M0005697
Scope note The removing of alkyl groups from a compound. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
Preferred term Dealkylation
Entry term(s) Dealkylations



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