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Cholic Acid MeSH Descriptor Data 2024


MeSH Heading
Cholic Acid
Tree Number(s)
D04.210.500.105.225.130
D04.210.500.221.430.130
Unique ID
D019826
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019826
Annotation
CHOLIC ACIDS is available
Scope Note
A major primary bile acid produced in the liver and usually conjugated with glycine or taurine. It facilitates fat absorption and cholesterol excretion.
Entry Term(s)
Cholbam
Related Numbers
81-25-4
CAS Type 1 Name
Cholan-24-oic acid, 3,7,12-trihydroxy-, (3-alpha, 5-beta, 7-alpha, 12-alpha)-
Previous Indexing
Cholic Acids (1978-1998)
Public MeSH Note
99; CHOLIC ACID was indexed under CHOLIC ACIDS 1983-98
History Note
99; use CHOLIC ACID (NM) 1981-98
Entry Combination
analogs & derivatives:Cholic Acids
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/10
Revision Date
2020/01/10
Cholic Acid Preferred
Cholbam Related
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