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Oleanolic Acid

"Oleanolic 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 pentacyclic triterpene that occurs widely in many PLANTS as the free acid or the aglycone for many SAPONINS. It is biosynthesized from lupane. It can rearrange to the isomer, ursolic acid, or be oxidized to taraxasterol and amyrin.

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