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Tree NumberD05.750.078.840.109
Tree NumberD20.215.721.500.109
Annotationa resin; do not confuse with AMBER (Advanced Multiple Beam Equalization Radiography) or amber codon or amber suppressor; D25-26 qualif
Scope NoteA yellowish fossil resin, the gum of several species of coniferous trees, found in the alluvial deposits of northeastern Germany. It is used in molecular biology in the analysis of organic matter fossilized in amber.
Allowable QualifiersAD AE AN CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU
Registry Number0
Previous IndexingResins (1969-1994)
History Note95
Date of Entry19940419
Unique IDD018647


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Macromolecular Substances [D05]
   Polymers [D05.750]
      Biopolymers [D05.750.078]
         Resins, Plant [D05.750.078.840]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeAmber [D05.750.078.840.109]
Balsams [D05.750.078.840.219]
Propolis [D05.750.078.840.762]

 
Complex Mixtures [D20]
   Biological Products [D20.215]
      Plant Exudates [D20.215.721]
         Resins, Plant [D20.215.721.500]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeAmber [D20.215.721.500.109]
Balsams [D20.215.721.500.219]
Guaiac [D20.215.721.500.490]
Propolis [D20.215.721.500.762]
Turpentine [D20.215.721.500.881]

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