benzothiofuran

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benzothiofuran

[¦ben‚zō¦thī‚ō′fyu̇‚ran]
(organic chemistry)
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Sertaconazole is a newer topical benzothiophene imidazole antifungal, found to be more effective than conventional azoles in several studies.
For thiophenic sulfur class compound this desulfovibrio desulfuricans M6 converted the benzothiophene as 96% and the dibenzothiophene as 42 % [40].
The feedstock contains three types of sulfur compounds: 1) aliphatic and nonheterocyclic aromatic sulfur compounds (AASC), including thiols, sulfides and thiophenes, 2) benzothiophene (BT) and benzothiophenes (BTs) with alkyl substituents containing 1-5 carbon atoms, 3) dibenzothiophene (DBT) and dibenzothiophenes (DBTs) with alkyl substituents containing 1-2 carbon atoms.
Desulphurization of Benzothiophene and Dibenzothophene by Actinomycete Organisms belonging to the Genus Rhodococcus and other Related Taxa,.
The benzothiophene derivative arzoxifene, which has been in development for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis, as well as for reduction of the risk of invasive breast cancer in postmenopausal women, has been pulled from the regulatory approval process by its manufacturer, Eli Lilly.
Echinothiophene, a novel benzothiophene glycoside from the roots of Echinops grijissi [J].
This substance belongs to the group of benzothiophene compounds that act as allosteric modulators of GABA-A receptor function (Meadows et al.
The bacterial oxidation of the DBT was evaluated through the appearance of the 3-hydroxy-2-formyl benzothiophene and trans-4-[2-(3-hydroxy)-thionaphthenyle]-2-oxo-3 butenoic acid, which are the main metabolites in the degradation of this compound.
These include the triphenylethylenes--clomiphene citrate (Clomid), tamoxifen, and toremifene--and the benzothiophene, raloxifene.