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Descriptor English:   Colchicum 
Descriptor Spanish:   Colchicum 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Colchicum 
Synonyms English:   Autumn Crocus
Colchicum autumnale
Colchicum autumnales
Crocus, Autumn
Crocus, Fall
Fall Crocus
Meadow Saffron
Meadow Saffrons
Saffron, Meadow
Saffrons, Meadow
autumnales, Colchicum  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.618.875.175.170
Definition English:   A genus of poisonous, liliaceous plants. The roots (corms) of Colchicum autumnale, the fall crocus or meadow saffron, yield COLCHICINE, which is used as a biochemical tool and to treat gout. Other members of this genus yield saffron dye, flavoring agents, and aromatics. 
Indexing Annotation English:   COLCHICINE is also available
See Related English:   Colchicine
History Note English:   91(86)63; was see under PLANTS, MEDICINAL 1986-90; was heading 1963-85 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EM embryology EN enzymology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   3110 
Unique Identifier:   D003079 

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