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Descriptor English: Micro-Electrical-Mechanical Systems
Descriptor Spanish: Sistemas Microelectromecánicos
Descriptor Portuguese: Sistemas Microeletromecânicos
Descriptor French: Systèmes micro-électro-mécaniques
Entry term(s): BioMEMS
MEMS
Micro Electrical Mechanical Systems
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems
Micro-Electrical-Mechanical System
Micro-Electro-Mechanical System
Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems
System, Micro-Electrical-Mechanical
System, Micro-Electro-Mechanical
Systems, Micro-Electrical-Mechanical
Systems, Micro-Electro-Mechanical
Tree number(s): E07.305.343
J01.637.509
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055617
Scope note: A class of devices combining electrical and mechanical components that have at least one of the dimensions in the micrometer range (between 1 micron and 1 millimeter). They include sensors, actuators, microducts, and micropumps.
Allowable Qualifiers: IS instrumentation
MT methods
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
Public MeSH Note: 2009
History Note: 2009
DeCS ID: 53255
Unique ID: D055617
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Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 2008/07/08
Micro-Electrical-Mechanical Systems - Preferred
Concept UI M0518881
Scope note A class of devices combining electrical and mechanical components that have at least one of the dimensions in the micrometer range (between 1 micron and 1 millimeter). They include sensors, actuators, microducts, and micropumps.
Preferred term Micro-Electrical-Mechanical Systems
Entry term(s) MEMS
Micro Electrical Mechanical Systems
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems
Micro-Electrical-Mechanical System
Micro-Electro-Mechanical System
Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems
System, Micro-Electrical-Mechanical
System, Micro-Electro-Mechanical
Systems, Micro-Electrical-Mechanical
Systems, Micro-Electro-Mechanical
BioMEMS - Narrower
Concept UI M0518882
Scope note MEMS designed specifically to interact with biological samples.
Preferred term BioMEMS



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