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Citric Acid

"Citric Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
A key intermediate in metabolism. It is an acid compound found in citrus fruits. The salts of citric acid (citrates) can be used as anticoagulants due to their calcium chelating ability.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Citric Acid" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Citric Acid" was a major or minor topic of these publication.