Descriptor English: Extremophiles
Descriptor Spanish: Extremófilos
Descriptor extremófilos
Entry term(s) extremófilo
Scope note: Organismos específicamente adaptados a la vida en AMBIENTES EXTREMOS.
Descriptor Portuguese: Extremófilos
Descriptor French: Extrêmophiles
Entry term(s): Extremophile
Tree number(s): B05.256
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Organisms specifically adapted to live in EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS.
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
Related: Extreme Environments MeSH
DeCS ID: 56351
Unique ID: D000071825
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Extremophiles - Preferred
Concept UI M000615562
Scope note Organisms specifically adapted to live in EXTREME ENVIRONMENTS.
Preferred term Extremophiles
Entry term(s) Extremophile

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