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Descriptor in English: Major Histocompatibility Complex
Descriptor in Spanish: Complejo Mayor de Histocompatibilidad
Descriptor in Portuguese: Complexo Principal de Histocompatibilidade
Descriptor in French: Complexe majeur d'histocompatibilité
Entry term(s): Complex, Histocompatibility
Complex, Major Histocompatibility
Complices, Histocompatibility
Complices, Major Histocompatibility
Histocompatibility Complex
Histocompatibility Complex, Major
Histocompatibility Complices
Histocompatibility Complices, Major
Major Histocompatibility Complices
Tree number(s): G05.360.340.024.340.610
G05.360.340.024.380.500
G12.500.500
Scope note: The genetic region which contains the loci of genes which determine the structure of the serologically defined (SD) and lymphocyte-defined (LD) TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS, genes which control the structure of the IMMUNE RESPONSE-ASSOCIATED ANTIGENS, HUMAN; the IMMUNE RESPONSE GENES which control the ability of an animal to respond immunologically to antigenic stimuli, and genes which determine the structure and/or level of the first four components of complement.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: 79
See also the descriptors: Genes, MHC Class I MeSH
DeCS UI: 8458
Descriptor UI: D008285
Date Established: 1979/01/01
Date of Entry: 1978/03/20
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Major Histocompatibility Complex - Preferred
Concept UI M0012907
Scope note The genetic region which contains the loci of genes which determine the structure of the serologically defined (SD) and lymphocyte-defined (LD) TRANSPLANTATION ANTIGENS, genes which control the structure of the IMMUNE RESPONSE-ASSOCIATED ANTIGENS, HUMAN; the IMMUNE RESPONSE GENES which control the ability of an animal to respond immunologically to antigenic stimuli, and genes which determine the structure and/or level of the first four components of complement.
Preferred term Major Histocompatibility Complex
Entry term(s) Complex, Histocompatibility
Complex, Major Histocompatibility
Complices, Histocompatibility
Complices, Major Histocompatibility
Histocompatibility Complex
Histocompatibility Complex, Major
Histocompatibility Complices
Histocompatibility Complices, Major
Major Histocompatibility Complices



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