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Thymidine (Code C880)

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Preferred Name: Thymidine

Definition: A pyrimidine nucleoside that is composed of the pyrimidine base thymine attached to the sugar deoxyribose. As a constituent of DNA, thymidine pairs with adenine in the DNA double helix. (NCI04)

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A chemical compound found in DNA. Also used as treatment for mucositis.

Label: Thymidine

NCI Thesaurus Code: C880 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0040077  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
2'-Deoxythymidine
Deoxythymidine
dT
DThyd
TdR
Thymidin
THYMIDINE
Thymidine
thymidine
Thymidine Deoxyriboside

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 50-89-5 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
FDA UNII Code VC2W18DGKR
ChEBI ID CHEBI:17748 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 21548 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 39715
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 39715 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0040077

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C10H14N2O5
code C880
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Thymidine
Semantic_Type Nucleic Acid, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

Additional Concept Data: 
Defined Fully by Roles: Yes  

URL: https://ncit.nci.nih.gov/ncitbrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C880

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