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Riboflavin MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Riboflavin
Tree Number(s)
D03.633.100.733.315.650
D03.633.300.507.650
D08.211.474.650
D23.767.405.650
Unique ID
D012256
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012256
Scope Note
Nutritional factor found in milk, eggs, malted barley, liver, kidney, heart, and leafy vegetables. The richest natural source is yeast. It occurs in the free form only in the retina of the eye, in whey, and in urine; its principal forms in tissues and cells are as FLAVIN MONONUCLEOTIDE and FLAVIN-ADENINE DINUCLEOTIDE.
Entry Term(s)
Vitamin B 2
Vitamin B2
Vitamin G
Pharm Action
Vitamin B Complex
Photosensitizing Agents
Registry Number
TLM2976OFR
Related Numbers
83-88-5
NLM Classification #
QU 191
Entry Combination
deficiency:Riboflavin Deficiency
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2016/05/31
Riboflavin Preferred
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