"Cellulose" 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.
A polysaccharide with glucose units linked as in CELLOBIOSE. It is the chief constituent of plant fibers, cotton being the purest natural form of the substance. As a raw material, it forms the basis for many derivatives used in chromatography, ion exchange materials, explosives manufacturing, and pharmaceutical preparations.
- Polyanhydroglucuronic Acid
- Acid, Polyanhydroglucuronic
- alpha Cellulose
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Cellulose".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Cellulose".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Cellulose" by people in this website by year, and whether "Cellulose" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.