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Descriptor English: Firefly Luciferin
Descriptor Spanish: Luciferina de Luciérnaga
Descriptor Portuguese: Luciferina de Vaga-Lumes
Descriptor French: Luciférine de luciole
Entry term(s): Luciferin, Firefly
Tree number(s): D02.886.675.298
D03.383.129.708.298
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D049454
Scope note: A benzothaizole which is oxidized by LUCIFERASES, FIREFLY to cause emission of light (LUMINESCENCE).
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Pharm Action: Luminescent Agents
Registry Number: 5TBB02N29K
CAS Type 1 Name: (S)-4,5-Dihydro-2-(6-hydroxybenzothiazol-2-yl)thiazole-4-carboxylic acid
Public MeSH Note: 2005
History Note: 2005
DeCS ID: 38671
Unique ID: D049454
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Date Established: 2005/01/01
Date of Entry: 2004/07/07
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Firefly Luciferin - Preferred
Concept UI M0464579
Scope note A benzothaizole which is oxidized by LUCIFERASES, FIREFLY to cause emission of light (LUMINESCENCE).
Preferred term Firefly Luciferin
Entry term(s) Luciferin, Firefly



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