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Uridine (Code C922)

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Preferred Name: Uridine

Definition: A nucleoside consisting of uracil and D-ribose and a component of RNA. Uridine has been studied as a rescue agent to reduce the toxicities associated with 5-fluorouracil (5-FU), thereby allowing the administration of higher doses of 5-FU in chemotherapy regimens. (NCI04)

Display Name: Uridine

Label: Uridine

NCI Thesaurus Code: C922 (Search for linked caDSR metadata)  (search value sets)

NCI Metathesaurus Link: C0041984  (see NCI Metathesaurus info)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)

External Source Codes: 
CAS Registry Number 58-96-8 (see NLM ChemIDplus info)
ChEBI ID CHEBI:16704 (see ChEBI info)
NSC Code 20256 (see NCI DTP info)
PDQ Closed Trial Search ID 40800
PDQ Open Trial Search ID 40800 (check for NCI PDQ open clinical trial info)
UMLS CUI C0041984

Other Properties:
     Name Value (qualifiers indented underneath)
Chemical_Formula C9H12N2O6
code C922
Contributing_Source CTRP
Contributing_Source FDA
Legacy_Concept_Name Uridine
Semantic_Type Nucleic Acid, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide
Semantic_Type Pharmacologic Substance

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Defined Fully by Roles: No  


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