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organic

1. of, relating to, derived from, or characteristic of living plants and animals
2. of or relating to animal or plant constituents or products having a carbon basis
3. of or relating to one or more organs of an animal or plant
4. of, relating to, or belonging to the class of chemical compounds that are formed from carbon
5. of or relating to the essential constitutional laws regulating the government of a state

Organic

Forms that have a structure that perfectly fulfills their own functional requirements; intellectually integrated by a systematic connection and coordination of the parts to the whole.

organic

[ȯr′gan·ik]
(organic chemistry)
Of chemical compounds, based on carbon chains or rings and also containing hydrogen with or without oxygen, nitrogen, or other elements.

organic

Said of a material or compound derived from vegetable or animal life.
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Even though it's organic arsenic being fed to these chickens, [they contain] a lot more inorganic arsenic at the end of the day," says John F.
Biopharmaceutical company ZIOPHARM Oncology Inc (Nasdaq:ZIOP) reported on Monday that it has been granted a patent in Japan covering pharmaceutical compositions, including oral formulations, of various organic arsenic compounds, including darinaparsin (Zinapar or ZIO-101).
Almost nothing is known regarding health effects of organic arsenic compounds in humans," says the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry.
A second organic arsenic from that broad licensing arrangement, ZIO-102, is expected to undergo further preclinical study this year as ZIO-101 progresses through phase I study in both hematologic and solid tumor cancers.
Due to inorganic arsenic trioxide's severe cardiotoxicity and neurotoxicity profile, darinaparsin, an organic arsenic, was thought to be a far better treatment candidate and these studies encourage additional preclinical and clinical study, as a single agent and in combination.
Occurrence and stability of inorganic and organic arsenic species in wines, rice wines, and beers from central European market.
In any case, total urinary arsenic reflects the number of arsenic ions generated from all arsenic species in the urine, including inorganic arsenic (AsIII, AsV), the tri- and pentavalent methylated metabolites of inorganic arsenic [monomethylarsonite (MMAIII), dimethylarsinite (DMAIII), monomethylarsonate (MMAV), dimethylarsinate (DMAV)] and the less toxic organic arsenic compounds commonly associated with dietary exposures, particularly in seafood (mainly arsenobetaine, arsenosugars, and arsenolipids) (Caldwell et al.
Little is known about the relationship of organic arsenic compounds and humans (ATSDR, 2007).
So people who eat seafood are going to be exposed to very high levels of arsenic, but in this case it's this type of organic arsenic that is actually nontoxic, so when we do research we need to always be very careful about exposure assessment, and we need to distinguish between inorganic and organic arsenic.
At the time roxarsone was approved, scientists believed its organic arsenic base would be excreted unchanged.
Similarly, ZIOPHARM's darinaparsin, ZIOPHARM's anti-mitochondrial organic arsenic compound, is expected to commence a pivotal program in Q4'11 in refractory peripheral T-cell lymphoma (PTCL).

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