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S100 Proteins MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
S100 Proteins
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.157.125.750
D12.776.631.655
Unique ID
D009418
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009418
Scope Note
A family of highly acidic calcium-binding proteins found in large concentration in the brain and believed to be glial in origin. They are also found in other organs in the body. They have in common the EF-hand motif (EF HAND MOTIFS) found on a number of calcium binding proteins. The name of this family derives from the property of being soluble in a 100% saturated ammonium sulfate solution.
Entry Term(s)
Antigen S 100
Nerve Tissue Protein S 100
S-100 Protein
S100 Protein
S100 Protein Family
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Nerve Tissue Proteins (1966-1972)
Public MeSH Note
2003; see NERVE TISSUE PROTEIN S 100 1984-2002, see NERVE TISSUE PROTEINS 1975-1983
History Note
2003(1973)
Date Established
1984/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2020/05/27
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