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Descriptor in English: Mucuna
Descriptor in Spanish: Mucuna
Descriptor in Portuguese: Mucuna
Descriptor in French: Mucuna
Entry term(s): Bean, Velvet
Beans, Velvet
Cowitch
Cowitchs
Mucunas
Velvet Bean
Velvet Beans
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.401.598
Scope note: A plant genus of the family FABACEAE that is the source of mucuna gum.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2003
See also the descriptors: Dolichos pruriens DeCS
DeCS UI: 36842
Descriptor UI: D031299
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/02
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Mucuna - Preferred
Concept UI M0397078
Scope note A plant genus of the family FABACEAE that is the source of mucuna gum.
Preferred term Mucuna
Entry term(s) Bean, Velvet
Beans, Velvet
Cowitch
Cowitchs
Mucunas
Velvet Bean
Velvet Beans



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