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Descriptor in English: Saccharum
Descriptor in Spanish: Saccharum
Descriptor in Portuguese: Saccharum
Descriptor in French: Saccharum
Entry term(s): Saccharum officinarum
Saccharum spontaneum
Sugarcane
Sugarcanes
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.822.835
Scope note: A plant genus of the family POACEAE widely cultivated in the tropics for the sweet cane that is processed into sugar.
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
DeCS UI: 37037
Descriptor UI: D031786
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Saccharum - Preferred
Concept UI M0398814
Scope note A plant genus of the family POACEAE widely cultivated in the tropics for the sweet cane that is processed into sugar.
Preferred term Saccharum
Entry term(s) Sugarcane
Sugarcanes
Saccharum officinarum - Narrower
Concept UI M000611454
Preferred term Saccharum officinarum
Saccharum spontaneum - Narrower
Concept UI M000612706
Preferred term Saccharum spontaneum



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