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Descriptor English: Anthracenes
Descriptor Spanish: Antracenos
Descriptor antracenos
Scope note: Grupo de compuestos con tres anillos aromáticos unidos en disposición lineal.
Descriptor Portuguese: Antracenos
Descriptor French: Anthracènes
Entry term(s): Anthrones
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.847.117
D04.615.117
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000873
Scope note: A group of compounds with three aromatic rings joined in linear arrangement.
Annotation: entry term ANTHRONES: for two ketone groups use ANTHRAQUINONES
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AN analysis
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
DeCS ID: 888
Unique ID: D000873
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: 2006/07/05
Anthracenes - Preferred
Concept UI M0001303
Scope note A group of compounds with three aromatic rings joined in linear arrangement.
Preferred term Anthracenes
Anthrones - Narrower
Concept UI M0443591
Scope note Anthracenes with one ketone group.
Preferred term Anthrones



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