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Descriptor in English: Laurencia
Descriptor in Spanish: Laurencia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Laurencia
Descriptor in French: Laurencia
Entry term(s): Laurencias
Tree number(s): B01.650.700.500
Scope note: A genus of RED ALGAE in the family Rhodomelaceae. Some species are a rich source of chlorine-and bromine-containing metabolites which show significant antibacterial activity.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 2004
DeCS UI: 37798
Descriptor UI: D044722
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Laurencia - Preferred
Concept UI M0446035
Scope note A genus of RED ALGAE in the family Rhodomelaceae. Some species are a rich source of chlorine-and bromine-containing metabolites which show significant antibacterial activity.
Preferred term Laurencia
Entry term(s) Laurencias



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