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Glucuronic Acid

"Glucuronic 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.

Derivatives of uronic acid found throughout the plant and animal kingdoms. They detoxify drugs and toxins by conjugating with them to form GLUCURONIDES in the liver which are more water-soluble metabolites that can be easily eliminated from the body.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Glucuronic Acid" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Glucuronic Acid" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 92 publications over 25 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.