MeSH Descriptor
Source: MeSH 2021 deskriptory
Main Heading
sacharidy
English Heading
Carbohydrates
See
uhlohydráty
See
Carbohydrate [T000898776]
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Preferred Concept
Scope Note
A class of organic compounds composed of carbon, hydrogen, and oxygen in a ratio of Cn(H2O)n. The largest class of organic compounds, including STARCH; GLYCOGEN; CELLULOSE; POLYSACCHARIDES; and simple MONOSACCHARIDES.
Annotation
general only; prefer specifics; glucides go here but could also be GLYCOSIDES; carbohydrates in the diet = DIETARY CARBOHYDRATES
History note
/metabolism was CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM 1963-65
Public Note
/metabolism was CARBOHYDRATE METABOLISM 1963-65
Record number
D002241
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