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Descriptor English: Glyceraldehyde
Descriptor Spanish: Gliceraldehído
Descriptor Portuguese: Gliceraldeído
Descriptor French: Glycéraldéhyde
Tree number(s): D02.047.587
D09.947.875.894.449
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005985
Scope note: An aldotriose containing the propionaldehyde structure with hydroxy groups at the 2- and 3-positions. It is involved in the formation of ADVANCED GLYCOSYLATION END PRODUCTS.
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
UR urine
Registry Number: 367-47-5
CAS Type 1 Name: Propanal, 2,3-dihydroxy-
DeCS ID: 6129
Unique ID: D005985
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/04/10
Glyceraldehyde - Preferred
Concept UI M0009407
Scope note An aldotriose containing the propionaldehyde structure with hydroxy groups at the 2- and 3-positions. It is involved in the formation of ADVANCED GLYCOSYLATION END PRODUCTS.
Preferred term Glyceraldehyde



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