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Descriptor English: Indolizidines
Descriptor Spanish: Indolicidinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Indolizidinas
Descriptor French: Indolizidines
Tree number(s): D03.633.100.496.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054836
Scope note: Saturated indolizines that are fused six and five-membered rings with a nitrogen atom at the ring fusion. They are biosynthesized in PLANTS by cyclization of a LYSINE coupled to ACETYL COENZYME A. Many of them are naturally occurring ALKALOIDS.
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: Indolizines (1968-2007)
Public MeSH Note: 2008
History Note: 2008
DeCS ID: 52649
Unique ID: D054836
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Indolizidines - Preferred
Concept UI M0508243
Scope note Saturated indolizines that are fused six and five-membered rings with a nitrogen atom at the ring fusion. They are biosynthesized in PLANTS by cyclization of a LYSINE coupled to ACETYL COENZYME A. Many of them are naturally occurring ALKALOIDS.
Preferred term Indolizidines



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