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Descriptor English: Lysine
Descriptor Spanish: Lisina
Descriptor Portuguese: Lisina
Descriptor French: Lysine
Entry term(s): Acetate, Lysine
Enisyl
L Lysine
L-Lysine
Lysine Acetate
Lysine Hydrochloride
Tree number(s): D12.125.068.555
D12.125.095.647
D12.125.142.497
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008239
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
Registry Number: K3Z4F929H6
CAS Type 1 Name: L-Lysine
DeCS ID: 8412
Unique ID: D008239
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
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
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



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