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Descriptor English: beta-Keratins
Descriptor Spanish: beta-Queratinas
Descriptor Portuguese: beta-Queratinas
Descriptor French: bêta-Kératines
Entry term(s): beta Keratin
beta Keratins
beta-Keratin
Tree number(s): D05.750.078.593.450.074
D12.776.220.475.450.074
D12.776.860.607.074
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053800
Scope note: Keratins that form into a beta-pleated sheet structure. They are principle constituents of the corneous material of the carapace and plastron of turtles, the epidermis of snakes and the feathers of birds.
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
Public MeSH Note: 2007; see KERATINS 1987-2006
History Note: 2007(1987)
DeCS ID: 52181
Unique ID: D053800
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2007/01/01
Date of Entry: 2006/07/05
beta-Keratins - Preferred
Concept UI M0011944
Scope note Keratins that form into a beta-pleated sheet structure. They are principle constituents of the corneous material of the carapace and plastron of turtles, the epidermis of snakes and the feathers of birds.
Preferred term beta-Keratins
Entry term(s) beta Keratin
beta Keratins
beta-Keratin



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