NLM Logo

Silk MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Silk
Tree Number(s)
D05.750.078.875
D12.776.093.750
Unique ID
D047011
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D047011
Scope Note
A continuous protein fiber consisting primarily of FIBROINS. It is synthesized by a variety of INSECTS and ARACHNIDS.
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Insect Proteins (1998-2004)
Proteins (1975-1997)
See Also
Bombyx
Sutures
Textiles
Public MeSH Note
2005; SILK was indexed under INSECT PROTEINS 1998-2004 & PROTEINS 1975-1997
History Note
2005; use SILK (NM) 1980 -2004
Date Established
2005/01/01
Date of Entry
2004/07/15
Revision Date
2015/06/08
Silk Preferred
page delivered in 0.187s