"Cotton Fiber" 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 TEXTILE fiber obtained from the pappus (outside the SEEDS) of cotton plant (GOSSYPIUM). Inhalation of cotton fiber dust over a prolonged period can result in BYSSINOSIS.
- Cotton Fiber
- Cotton Fibers
- Fiber, Cotton
- Fibers, Cotton
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cotton Fiber" by people in Profiles.
A plant-specific kinesin binds to actin microfilaments and interacts with cortical microtubules in cotton fibers. Plant Physiol. 2004 Dec; 136(4):3945-55.