"Inositol" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An isomer of glucose that has traditionally been considered to be a B vitamin although it has an uncertain status as a vitamin and a deficiency syndrome has not been identified in man. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p1379) Inositol phospholipids are important in signal transduction.
- Chiro Inositol
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Inositol".
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