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Descriptor English: Disulfides
Descriptor Spanish: Disulfuros
Descriptor Portuguese: Dissulfetos
Descriptor French: Disulfures
Entry term(s): Disulfide
Tree number(s): D01.248.497.158.874.390
D01.875.350.850.150
D02.886.520.150
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004220
Scope note: Chemical groups containing the covalent disulfide bonds -S-S-. The sulfur atoms can be bound to inorganic or organic moieties.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
Previous Indexing: Sulfides (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 73
History Note: 73(71)
DeCS ID: 4281
Unique ID: D004220
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Date Established: 1973/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Disulfides - Preferred
Concept UI M0006599
Scope note Chemical groups containing the covalent disulfide bonds -S-S-. The sulfur atoms can be bound to inorganic or organic moieties.
Preferred term Disulfides
Entry term(s) Disulfide



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