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Environmental Biomarkers MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Environmental Biomarkers
Tree Number(s)
D23.101.258
G16.505
N06.850.460.350.080.250
Unique ID
D000074062
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000074062
Scope Note
A factor associated with the well-being of living organisms that is used as a measure of environmental change and or influence. For example, aldehyde dehydrogenase expression in earthworm tissue is used as an indication of heavy metal pollution in soils. Distinguish from BIOMARKERS.
Entry Term(s)
Bioindicator
Biological Indicator
Registry Number
0
Public MeSH Note
2018
History Note
2018
Date Established
2018/01/01
Date of Entry
2017/07/13
Revision Date
2017/07/13
Environmental Biomarkers Preferred
Biological Indicator Narrower
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