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Descriptor English: Lentinan
Descriptor Spanish: Lentinano
Descriptor Portuguese: Lentinano
Descriptor French: Lentinane
Tree number(s): D09.698.365.089.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007912
Scope note: Polysaccharide isolated from the edible mushroom LENTINULA EDODES. The exact composition is unknown.
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
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
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Pharm Action: Adjuvants, Immunologic
Antineoplastic Agents
Registry Number: 37339-90-5
CAS Type 1 Name: Lentinan
Previous Indexing: Polysaccharides (1972-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 91; was see under POLYSACCHARIDES 1975-90
History Note: 91(71)
DeCS ID: 8090
Unique ID: D007912
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1974/11/19
Revision Date: 2004/07/13
Lentinan - Preferred
Concept UI M0012355
Scope note Polysaccharide isolated from the edible mushroom LENTINULA EDODES. The exact composition is unknown.
Preferred term Lentinan



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