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Descriptor in English: Glucosinolates
Descriptor in Spanish: Glucosinolatos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Glucosinolatos
Descriptor in French: Glucosinolates
Tree number(s): D02.886.740.703.350
D09.408.348.820.350
D09.408.903.703.350
Scope note: Substituted thioglucosides. They are found in rapeseed (Brassica campestris) products and related cruciferae. They are metabolized to a variety of toxic products which are most likely the cause of hepatocytic necrosis in animals and humans.
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
UR urine
History Note: 91(79); was see under THIOGLYCOSIDES 1979-90
DeCS UI: 6106
Descriptor UI: D005961
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/05/18
Revision Date: 2005/06/30
Glucosinolates - Preferred
Concept UI M0009359
Scope note Substituted thioglucosides. They are found in rapeseed (Brassica campestris) products and related cruciferae. They are metabolized to a variety of toxic products which are most likely the cause of hepatocytic necrosis in animals and humans.
Preferred term Glucosinolates



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