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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0028606

NCI Thesaurus Code: C706  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Nucleic Acid, Nucleoside, or Nucleotide

Semantic Type: Biologically Active Substance

NCIt Definition: Type of substance that may be described as a linear sequence of nucleosides typically linked through phosphate esters.

CSP Definition: naturally occurring or synthetic polynucleotides; DNA or RNA.

MSH Definition: High molecular weight polymers containing a mixture of purine and pyrimidine nucleotides chained together by ribose or deoxyribose linkages.

NPO Definition: A polynucleotide which is present in living cells.

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Acids, Nucleic
Nucleic acid (substance)
NUCLEIC ACID SUBSTANCE
Nucleic Acids [Chemical/Ingredient]
nucleic acids
nucleic acid

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C706 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
ACTIVE 1 SNOMEDCT_US
AN GEN: prefer RNA & DNA whether Priority 1, 2 or 3 article; MSH
AQL AD AE AG AI AN BI BL CF CH CL CS CT DE EC GE HI IM IP ME PD PH PK PO RE SD SE ST TO TU UL UR MSH
CASE_SIGNIFICANCE_ID 900000000000448009 SNOMEDCT_US
CHEBI_ID CHEBI:33696 NCI
CODE NPO_1001 NPO
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
CTV3ID Xa6ZS SNOMEDCT_US
DB_XR_ID CHEBI:33696 NPO
DC 1 MSH
DEFINITION_STATUS_ID 900000000000074008 SNOMEDCT_US
Design_Note Former Definition: A family of macromolecules, composed of various moieties: purines, pyrimidines, phosphoric acid, and a pentose, either d-ribose or d-deoxyribose. Nucleic acids as DNA or RNA is found in the chromosomes, nucleoli, mitochondria, and cytoplasm of all cells, and in viruses. Nucleic acids are the major players in controlling cellular function and heredity. NCI
DID 2101-8806 CSP
DX 19660101 MSH
EFFECTIVE_TIME 20020131 SNOMEDCT_US
MDA 19990101 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION High molecular weight polymers containing a mixture of purine and pyrimidine nucleotides chained together by ribose or deoxyribose linkages. NDFRT
MESH_DUI D009696 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Nucleic Acids NDFRT
MESH_UI M0015056 NDFRT
MMR 19991103 MSH
MN D13.444 MSH
NDFRT_KIND INGREDIENT_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000011397 NDFRT
RDF_ID CHEBI_33696 NPO
RN 0 MSH
RXAUI 3207857 RXNORM
RXAUI 3207858 RXNORM
RXCUI 7568 RXNORM
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000497000~MAPTARGET~Xa6ZS SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000508004~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
SUBSET_MEMBER 900000000000509007~ACCEPTABILITYID~900000000000548007 SNOMEDCT_US
TERMUI T028827 MSH
TH NLM (1966) MSH
TYPE_ID 900000000000003001 SNOMEDCT_US
TYPE_ID 900000000000013009 SNOMEDCT_US

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