Descriptor English: Ficoll
Descriptor Spanish: Ficoll
Descriptor ficoll
Scope note: Polímero de la sacarosa de alto peso molecular.
Descriptor Portuguese: Ficoll
Descriptor French: Ficoll
Tree number(s): D09.698.330
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A sucrose polymer of high molecular weight.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Registry Number: 25702-74-3
CAS Type 1 Name: alpha-D-Glucopyranoside, beta-D-fructofuranosyl, homopolymer
Previous Indexing: Polysaccharides (1971-1974)
Propanediols (1974)
Sucrose (1971-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 90; was see under POLYSACCHARIDES 1975-89
History Note: 90(75); was see under POLYSACCHARIDES 1975-89
DeCS ID: 5497
Unique ID: D005362
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Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2004/07/07
Ficoll - Preferred
Concept UI M0008461
Scope note A sucrose polymer of high molecular weight.
Preferred term Ficoll

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