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Introduction: Lactam

Description of Lactam

Lactam: cyclic amides formed from aminocarboxylic acids by the elimination of water.
Source: CRISP

Lactam: Cyclic AMIDES formed from aminocarboxylic acids by the elimination of water. Lactims are the enol forms of lactams.
Source: MeSH 2007

Lactam: Related Topics

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Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Broader terms for Lactam

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Lactam

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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