cycloheximide


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cycloheximide

[¦sī·klō′hek·sə‚mīd]
(microbiology)
C15H23NO4 Colorless crystals with a melting point of 119.5-121°C; soluble in water, in amyl acetate, and in common organic solvents such as ether, acetone, and chloroform; used as an agricultural fungicide.
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Effect of cycloheximide in some physiological changes associated with senescence of detached flowers of iris germanica L.
On cycloheximide plus medium (MEA+S+C), most molds were eliminated, except for Penicillium species.
The reformulated supplement achieves the same level of performance as the cycloheximide product, and is ISO-approved.
The sample washings will then be diluted and plated on potato dextrose agar with chloramphenicol (for isolation of filamentous fungi), wort agar with chloramphenicol (for isolation of yeast), and nutrient agar with cycloheximide (for isolation of bacteria).
Brewing Research International (BRI) of Surrey England reports that industry stocks of cycloheximide, a Fungicide antiobiotic used for checking yeast quality, are dwindling fast.
Some of these had been linked to the taste of certain bitter compounds like quinine and cycloheximide.
Crystal Structures of the Glutarimide Antibiotics Cycloheximide and Streptimidone Bound to the E Site of the Large Ribosomal Subunit Session Day / Time: 9/13/2010 11:15:00 AM - 1:15:00 PM
Louis, MO); bisphenol A (BPA) from Midwest Research Institute (Kansas City, MO); and cycloheximide from Calbiochem-Novabiochem Corporation (La Jolla, CA).
The fungus did not grow on Sabouraud agar supplemented with cycloheximide.
Identification of the 40 S ribosomal protein S6 phosphorylation sites induced by cycloheximide.
The most common media for the isolation of dermatophytes are Dermatophyte Test Medium (DTM) and Sabouraud glucose agar (SDA) or potato-flakes agar, supplemented with chloramphenicol and cycloheximide to inhibit bacterial and saprophytic fungal growth.