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Descriptor English: Polyelectrolytes
Descriptor Spanish: Polielectrolitos
Descriptor Portuguese: Polieletrólitos
Descriptor French: Polyélectrolytes
Entry term(s): Conjugated Polyelectrolyte
Conjugated Polyelectrolytes
Polyelectrolyte
Polyelectrolyte, Conjugated
Polyelectrolytes, Conjugated
Tree number(s): D01.248.700
D05.750.230
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000071228
Scope note: Naturally-occurring or artificially made water-soluble POLYMERS whose repeating units are ionizable. Polyelectrolytes demonstrate attributes that are typical of salts, such as electrical conductivity, and typical of polymers, such as viscosity.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
Previous Indexing: Polymers (2004-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56423
Unique ID: D000071228
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Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Polyelectrolytes - Preferred
Concept UI M000616036
Scope note Naturally-occurring or artificially made water-soluble POLYMERS whose repeating units are ionizable. Polyelectrolytes demonstrate attributes that are typical of salts, such as electrical conductivity, and typical of polymers, such as viscosity.
Preferred term Polyelectrolytes
Entry term(s) Polyelectrolyte
Conjugated Polyelectrolytes - Narrower
Concept UI M000613715
Scope note A class of water-soluble polyelectrolytes with pi-delocalized structure and functional ionic properties used for fluorescent staining of cells and as semi-conducting materials in electronic devices.
Preferred term Conjugated Polyelectrolytes
Entry term(s) Conjugated Polyelectrolyte
Polyelectrolyte, Conjugated
Polyelectrolytes, Conjugated



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