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Chemical Gum Arabic

Name Gum Arabic
CAS Type 1 Name Gum arabic
Equivalent Terms Acacia Gum | Acacia, Gum | Arabic, Gum | Gum Acacia | Gum, Acacia
CAS Registry Number 9000-01-5
Definition Powdered exudate from various Acacia species, especially A. senegal (Leguminosae). It forms mucilage or syrup in water. Gum arabic is used as a suspending agent, excipient, and emulsifier in foods and pharmaceuticals.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D006170
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1. ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Plant Gums Has associated genes Has associated diseases Gum Arabic Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsComplex Mixtures Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Biological Products Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Plant Exudates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Plant Gums Has associated genes Has associated diseases Gum Arabic Has associated diseases

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Gum Arabic Has associated diseases
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