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Rubber MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Rubber
Tree Number(s)
D25.720.099.750
D25.720.327.840
J01.637.051.720.099.750
J01.637.051.720.327.840
J01.637.412.767
Unique ID
D012408
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012408
Scope Note
A high-molecular-weight polymeric elastomer derived from the milk juice (LATEX) of HEVEA brasiliensis and other trees and plants. It is a substance that can be stretched at room temperature to at least twice its original length and after releasing the stress, retract rapidly, and recover its original dimensions fully.
Entry Term(s)
Elastica
India Rubber
Latex Rubber
Natural Rubber
Plant Rubber
Vulcanite
Registry Number
9006-04-6
CAS Type 1 Name
Rubber, natural
See Also
Hevea
Latex
Latex Hypersensitivity
Online Note
use RUBBER to search LATEX RUBBER 1968-80
History Note
LATEX RUBBER was see under RUBBER 1968-80
Date Established
1960/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Rubber Preferred
India Rubber Narrower
Vulcanite Narrower
Elastica Narrower
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