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"Polyanhydrides" 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
Anhydride polymers with a repeating structure of RC(=O)OC(=O)R. They readily hydrolyze in water making them useful for DELAYED-ACTION PREPARATIONS.

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