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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:keratolytic drug
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Accession:CHEBI:50176 term browser browse the term
Definition:A drug that softens, separates, and causes desquamation of the cornified epithelium or horny layer of skin. Keratolytic drugs are used to expose mycelia of infecting fungi or to treat corns, warts, and certain other skin diseases.
Synonyms:related_synonym: desquamating agent;   keratolytic agent;   keratolytic drugs;   skin-peeling agent

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      CHEBI ontology 19800
        role 19751
          application 19498
            pharmaceutical 19356
              drug 19356
                dermatologic drug 12528
                  keratolytic drug 8140
                    9-cis-retinoate 0
                    9-cis-retinoic acid + 298
                    all-trans-acitretin 17
                    all-trans-retinoic acid + 7421
                    dibenzothiophene + 1
                    etretinate 0
                    glycolic acid + 169
                    isotretinoin 777
                    podophyllotoxin + 667
                    salicylic acid + 946
                    sodium glycolate 0
                    talarozole 0
                    tazarotene 11
                    tazarotenic acid + 11
                    tetrahydroxy-1,4-benzoquinone + 0
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