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Descriptor English: Hydroxylation
Descriptor Spanish: Hidroxilación
Descriptor Portuguese: Hidroxilação
Descriptor French: Hydroxylation
Entry term(s): Hydroxylations
Tree number(s): G02.111.385
G02.607.348
G03.425
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006900
Scope note: Placing of a hydroxyl group on a compound in a position where one did not exist before. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Annotation: almost never IM; enzymatic hydroxylation: coord NIM with MIXED FUNCTION OXYGENASES (IM) + substrate (NIM) or specific hydroxylase (IM)
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Chemistry, Organic (1966-1970)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under CHEMISTRY, ORGANIC 1971-90
History Note: 91(71); was see under CHEMISTRY, ORGANIC 1971-90
DeCS ID: 7068
Unique ID: D006900
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/06/30
Hydroxylation - Preferred
Concept UI M0010769
Scope note Placing of a hydroxyl group on a compound in a position where one did not exist before. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Preferred term Hydroxylation
Entry term(s) Hydroxylations



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