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Descriptor in English: Synucleins
Descriptor in Spanish: Sinucleínas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sinucleínas
Descriptor in French: Synucléines
Entry term(s): Synuclein
Tree number(s): D12.776.631.860
Scope note: A family of homologous proteins of low MOLECULAR WEIGHT that are predominately expressed in the BRAIN and that have been implicated in a variety of human diseases. They were originally isolated from CHOLINERGIC FIBERS of TORPEDO.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
History Note: 2006(1988)
DeCS UI: 51165
Descriptor UI: D051843
Date Established: 2006/01/01
Date of Entry: 2005/06/30
Revision Date: 2015/11/24
Synucleins - Preferred
Concept UI M0159754
Scope note A family of homologous proteins of low MOLECULAR WEIGHT that are predominately expressed in the BRAIN and that have been implicated in a variety of human diseases. They were originally isolated from CHOLINERGIC FIBERS of TORPEDO.
Preferred term Synucleins
Entry term(s) Synuclein



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