Descriptor in English: Lysine
Descriptor in Spanish: Lisina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Lisina
Descriptor in French: Lysine
Entry term(s): Acetate, Lysine
L Lysine
Lysine Acetate
Lysine Hydrochloride
Tree number(s): D12.125.068.555
Scope note: An essential amino acid. It is often added to animal feed.
Annotation: /biosyn /defic /physiol permitted; POLYLYSINE is also available
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
DE drug effects
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
UR urine
DeCS UI: 8412
Descriptor UI: D008239
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Lysine - Preferred
Concept UI M0012835
Scope note An essential amino acid. It is often added to animal feed.
Preferred term Lysine
Entry term(s) L Lysine
Lysine Acetate - Narrower
Concept UI M0330097
Preferred term Lysine Acetate
Entry term(s) Acetate, Lysine
Lysine Hydrochloride - Narrower
Concept UI M0330098
Preferred term Lysine Hydrochloride
Enisyl - Narrower
Concept UI M0012837
Preferred term Enisyl

We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.

Go to survey