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Hyaluronic Acid (Code C549)

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Preferred Name: Hyaluronic Acid

Definition: A glucosaminoglycan consisting of D-glucuronic acid and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine disaccharide units that is a component of connective tissue, skin, vitreous humour, umbilical cord, synovial fluid and the capsule of certain microorganisms contributing to adhesion, elasticity, and viscosity of extracellular substances.

Label: Hyaluronic Acid

NCI Thesaurus Code: C549 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0020196  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Hyaluronan
Hyaluronate
Hyaluronic Acid
HYALURONIC ACID

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 9004-61-9 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code S270N0TRQY
ChEBI ID CHEBI:16336 (see ChEBI info)
UMLS CUI C0020196

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C14H23NO12(C14H21NO11)n
code C549
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Hyaluronic_Acid
Semantic_Type Organic Chemical

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: No  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C549

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