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Descriptor in English: Metabolism
Descriptor in Spanish: Metabolismo
Descriptor in Portuguese: Metabolismo
Descriptor in French: Métabolisme
Entry term(s): Anabolism
Catabolism
Concept, Metabolic
Concept, Metabolism
Concepts, Metabolic
Concepts, Metabolism
Metabolic Concept
Metabolic Concepts
Metabolic Phenomena
Metabolic Phenomenon
Metabolic Process
Metabolic Processes
Metabolism Concept
Metabolism Concepts
Metabolism Phenomena
Phenomena, Metabolic
Phenomena, Metabolism
Phenomenon, Metabolic
Process, Metabolic
Processes, Metabolic
Tree number(s): G03
SP4.102.123
Scope note: The chemical reactions in living organisms by which energy is provided for vital processes and activities and new material is assimilated.
Annotation: general only as metabolic process/phenomena irrespective of substance; prefer /metab with organs, organisms, diseases, substances
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
History Note: METABOLIC PROCESSES was NON MESH 1992-97; TISSUE METABOLISM was heading 1963-65
DeCS UI: 8837
Descriptor UI: D008660
Date Established: 1960/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
Metabolism - Preferred
Concept UI M0013495
Scope note The chemical reactions in living organisms by which energy is provided for vital processes and activities and new material is assimilated.
Preferred term Metabolism
Entry term(s) Metabolic Process
Metabolic Processes
Process, Metabolic
Processes, Metabolic
Metabolic Phenomena - Broader
Concept UI M0520133
Preferred term Metabolic Phenomena
Entry term(s) Concept, Metabolic
Concept, Metabolism
Concepts, Metabolic
Concepts, Metabolism
Metabolic Concept
Metabolic Concepts
Metabolic Phenomenon
Metabolism Concept
Metabolism Concepts
Metabolism Phenomena
Phenomena, Metabolic
Phenomena, Metabolism
Phenomenon, Metabolic
Anabolism - Narrower
Concept UI M0487998
Preferred term Anabolism
Catabolism - Narrower
Concept UI M0487999
Preferred term Catabolism



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