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Descriptor English: Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides
Descriptor Spanish: Ácidos Nucleicos, Nucleótidos y Nucleósidos
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácidos Nucleicos, Nucleotídeos e Nucleosídeos
Descriptor French: Acides nucléiques, nucléotides et nucléosides
Tree number(s): D13
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009706
Scope note: Complex compounds of high molecular weight occurring in living cells. These are basically of two types, ribonucleic (RNA) and deoxyribonucleic (DNA) acids, both of which consist of nucleotides (nucleoside phosphates linked together by phosphate bridges).
Annotation: used for searching; NUCLEIC ACIDS; NUCLEOTIDES; & NUCLEOSIDES are available; INDEXER: Do not use; CATALOGER: Do not use
Allowable Qualifiers: 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
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
UL ultrastructure
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode
DeCS ID: 9893
Unique ID: D009706
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/05
Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides - Preferred
Concept UI M0015067
Scope note Complex compounds of high molecular weight occurring in living cells. These are basically of two types, ribonucleic (RNA) and deoxyribonucleic (DNA) acids, both of which consist of nucleotides (nucleoside phosphates linked together by phosphate bridges).
Preferred term Nucleic Acids, Nucleotides, and Nucleosides



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