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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Biochemical tests were performed to determine the species: gelatin liquefaction, nitrate reduction, Loffler's serum slope, cyclohexamide agar, Sabouraud's agar, casein/tyrosine hydrolysis, in the temperature range 37 to 45 degrees centigrade.
All specimens were examined by KOH 10% and cultured on sabouraud dextrose agar containing cyclohexamide and chloramphenicol.
Interleukin-1 alpha mRNA induced by cyclohexamide, PMA, and retinoic acid is reduced by dexamethasone in PAM-212 keratinocytes.
Cultures were done on three plates of Sabourads agar, one on plain Sabourads agar, the other ones with addition of chloremphenicol, and cyclohexamide.
Based on the clamp connections, the production of basidiocarps and the susceptibility to cyclohexamide (Mycosel agar), the fungus was identified asS.
When required, the following antibiotics and antifungal agents were added at the specified concentrations: amphotericin B (20 [micro]g/ml), carbenicillin (100 [micro]g/ml), cyclohexamide (0.
marinus studies, parasite inhibition resulted from 25 [micro]g/mL of cyclohexamide (Ray 1966a), 10 mg/mL (10,000 [micro]g/mL) of bacitracin (Faisal et al.