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Descriptor English: Brucea
Descriptor Spanish: Brucea
Descriptor Portuguese: Brucea
Descriptor French: Brucea
Entry term(s): Bruceas
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.898.111
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D032269
Scope note: A plant genus of the family SIMAROUBACEAE. Members contain bruceosides and bruceanols (quassinoids). The astringent seeds have been used to treat dysentery in southeastern Asia.
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
Public MeSH Note: 2003
History Note: 2003
DeCS ID: 37160
Unique ID: D032269
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Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/02
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Brucea - Preferred
Concept UI M0400016
Scope note A plant genus of the family SIMAROUBACEAE. Members contain bruceosides and bruceanols (quassinoids). The astringent seeds have been used to treat dysentery in southeastern Asia.
Preferred term Brucea
Entry term(s) Bruceas



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