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Glycocholic Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Glycocholic Acid
Tree Number(s)
D04.210.500.105.225.400
D04.210.500.221.430.484
D12.125.481.700.249
Unique ID
D006000
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006000
Scope Note
The glycine conjugate of CHOLIC ACID. It acts as a detergent to solubilize fats for absorption and is itself absorbed.
Entry Term(s)
Cholylglycine
Glycine Cholate
Glycocholate
Glycocholate Sodium
Glycocholic Acid, Sodium Salt
Pharm Action
Cholagogues and Choleretics
Detergents
Registry Number
G59NX3I3RT
Related Numbers
475-31-0
863-57-0
V06CXA1W3K
CAS Type 1 Name
Glycine, N-((3alpha,5beta,7alpha,12alpha)-3,7,12-trihydroxy-24-oxocholan-24-yl)-
Public MeSH Note
78
History Note
78(73)
Date Established
1978/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/05/31
Glycocholic Acid Preferred
Glycocholate Sodium Narrower
Glycine Cholate Narrower
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