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Descriptor English: Inflammasomes
Descriptor Spanish: Inflamasomas
Descriptor Portuguese: Inflamassomos
Descriptor French: Inflammasomes
Entry term(s): Inflammasome
Pyroptosome
Pyroptosomes
Tree number(s): D05.500.224
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D058847
Scope note: Multiprotein complexes that mediate the activation of CASPASE-1. Dysregulation of inflammasomes has also been linked to a number of autoinflammatory and autoimmune disorders.
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: 2011
History Note: 2011
Related: Immunity, Innate MeSH
Inflammation Mediators MeSH
NLR Family, Pyrin Domain-Containing 3 Protein MeSH
DeCS ID: 54035
Unique ID: D058847
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2011/01/01
Date of Entry: 2010/06/25
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Inflammasomes - Preferred
Concept UI M0544941
Scope note Multiprotein complexes that mediate the activation of CASPASE-1. Dysregulation of inflammasomes has also been linked to a number of autoinflammatory and autoimmune disorders.
Preferred term Inflammasomes
Entry term(s) Inflammasome
Pyroptosome
Pyroptosomes



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