Descriptor English: Fructans
Descriptor Spanish: Fructanos
Descriptor fructanos
Entry term(s) fructano
Scope note: Polisacáridos constituidos por unidades de D-fructosa.
Descriptor Portuguese: Frutanos
Descriptor French: Fructanes
Entry term(s): Fructan
Tree number(s): D09.698.350
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Polysaccharides composed of D-fructose units.
Annotation: polysaccharides
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
EC economics
GE genetics
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
Previous Indexing: Fructose (1973-1974)
Polysaccharides (1973-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under POLYSACCHARIDES 1975-90
History Note: 91(75); was see under POLYSACCHARIDES 1975-90
DeCS ID: 5766
Unique ID: D005630
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Fructans - Preferred
Concept UI M0008853
Scope note Polysaccharides composed of D-fructose units.
Preferred term Fructans
Entry term(s) Fructan

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