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Alkylation MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Alkylation
Tree Number(s)
G02.111.035
G02.607.094
G03.059
Unique ID
D000478
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000478
Annotation
almost never IM; enzymatic alkylation: coord NIM with TRANSFERASES (IM) + substrate (NIM); METHYLATION & METHYLTRANSFERASES are also available
Scope Note
The covalent bonding of an alkyl group to an organic compound. It can occur by a simple addition reaction or by substitution of another functional group.
Public MeSH Note
66
History Note
66
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/05/02
Alkylation Preferred
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