dimethyl sulfoxide


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dimethyl sulfoxide

[‚dī′meth·əl səl′fäk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
(CH3)2SO A colorless liquid used as a local analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent, as a solvent in industry, and in laboratories as a medium for carrying out chemical reactions. Abbreviated DMSO.
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Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for bladder instillation is dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO, RIMSO[R]-50).
Inhibitory effect of dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) on necrosis and oxidative stress caused by D-galactosamine in the rat liver.
The three compounds selected are dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), dimethyl sulfone (DMS), and dimethyl sulfite.
A stock solution of 100 mM luminol was prepared with 20 mg luminol (5-amino-2,3-dihydro-1,4-phthalazinedione, sodium salt; Sigma)/mL dimethyl sulfoxide and stored at -20[degrees]C until use.
More invasive treatment involves intravesical therapies with anti-inflammatory agents such as methylprednisolone, dimethyl sulfoxide, heparin, and pentosan polysulfate.
2]AR gene (-47 and +46 loci; Table 1 in the online Data Supplement), additional glycerol and dimethyl sulfoxide were included in the Priming Microwell formulation to increase the stringency of reaction conditions, alleviate primer-primer interactions, and reduce nonspecific amplification.
These remedies include glutamic acid (Gadson, 195 1); pituitary extract (Goldstein, 1954); fetal cell therapy Griffel, 1957; Schmidt, 1978); 5-hydroxytryptophan (Bazelon, Paine, Cowie, Hunt, Houck, & Manhanad, 1967); and dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) Aspillage, Morizon, & Avendano, 1975).
LAVIV is contraindicated for allogeneic use, in patients with allergy to gentamicin, amphotericin, dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) or material of bovine origin and in patients with active infection in the facial area.
Quercetin, [beta]-glucuronidase (HP-2), Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA), acetylcarnitine, leupeptin, bovine serum albumin (BSA), phenylmethylsulfonylfluoride (PMSF), Tris, dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), dithiothreitol (DTT), and carnitine acetyltransferase, Acetylcoenzyme, 2-Aminofluorene (2-AF) and N-acetyl-2-aminofluorene (2-AAF) were obtained from Sigma Chemical Co.
Despite decades of research and thousands of studies attesting to its health-promoting properties, dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) remains virtually unknown to the medical professional and the public.
The reported shearthickening behavior was observed at room temperature in a number of different solvents, including a 90% by volume mixture of dimethyl sulfoxide and 10% water.