Descriptor in English: Glycolates
Descriptor in Spanish: Glicolatos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Glicolatos
Descriptor in French: Glycolates
Entry term(s): 2 Hydroxyacetates
Acids, Hydroxyacetic
Ethers, Glycolate
Ethers, Hydroxyacetate
Glycolate Ethers
Hydroxyacetate Ethers
Hydroxyacetic Acids
Tree number(s): D02.
Scope note: Derivatives of ACETIC ACID which contain an hydroxy group attached to the methyl carbon.
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
History Note: 1966
See also the descriptors: Polyglycolic Acid MeSH
DeCS UI: 6158
Descriptor UI: D006016
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2012/07/03
Glycolates - Preferred
Concept UI M0009477
Scope note Derivatives of ACETIC ACID which contain an hydroxy group attached to the methyl carbon.
Preferred term Glycolates
Entry term(s) 2 Hydroxyacetates
Glycolate Ethers - Narrower
Concept UI M0569919
Preferred term Glycolate Ethers
Entry term(s) Ethers, Glycolate
Ethers, Hydroxyacetate
Hydroxyacetate Ethers
Hydroxyacetic Acids - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0569917
Preferred term Hydroxyacetic Acids
Entry term(s) Acids, Hydroxyacetic

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