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Proanthocyanidins MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Proanthocyanidins
Tree Number(s)
D03.383.663.283.266.450.700
D03.633.100.150.266.450.700
D05.750.078.937.429
Unique ID
D044945
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D044945
Scope Note
Dimers and oligomers of flavan-3-ol units (CATECHIN analogs) linked mainly through C4 to C8 bonds to leucoanthocyanidins. They are structurally similar to ANTHOCYANINS but are the result of a different fork in biosynthetic pathways.
Entry Term(s)
Anthocyanidin Polymers
Condensed Tannin
Condensed Tannins
Procyanidins
Tannin, Condensed
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Anthocyanidins (1977-2003)
Public MeSH Note
2004; PROANTHOCYANIDINS was indexed under ANTHOCYANIDINS 1977-2003
History Note
2004; use PROANTHOCYANIDIN (NM) 1977-2003
Date Established
2004/01/01
Date of Entry
2003/07/09
Revision Date
2016/05/31
Proanthocyanidins Preferred
Procyanidins Narrower
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