acriflavine


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acriflavine

[‚ak·rə′flā‚vēn]
(organic chemistry)
C14H14N3Cl A yellow acridine dye obtained from proflavine by methylation in the form of red crystals; used as an antiseptic in solution.
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In the tubes "T", Acriflavine solution was added to achieve final concentrations of 50 [micro]g/mL, 25 [micro]g/mL, 12.
A 10 mL BHI broth containing the same concentration of Acriflavine (as used in conjugation experiment above) was inoculated with 0.
In this study, trifluralin, acriflavine, saponin and plumbagin were used in alternate combination of two drugs against L.
For the experimental handling, the groups had been divided as follows: Group 1 received a dose each of acriflavine and saponin; Group 2 received a dose each of trifluralin and acriflavine; Group 3 received a dose each of trifluralin and plumbagin; Group 4 received a dose each of saponin and plumbagin; Group 5 received a dose each of trifluralin and saponin; and Group 6 received a dose each of acriflavine and plumbagin.
Researchers have found that acriflavine has the previously unknown ability to halt the growth of new blood vessels.
Preliminary tests showed that mice engineered to develop cancer had no tumour growth if treated with daily injections of acriflavine.
20 [micro]m filtered acriflavine solution (Bergstrom et al.
Comparison of acridine orange, acriflavine and bisbenzimide stains for enumeration of bacteria in clear and humic waters.
1990); Qac A is responsible for acriflavine and ethidium bromide resistance (Littlejohn et al.
For abdominal operations, the patient was prepped by shaving around the pubic area and painting the abdomen yellow with acriflavine in spirit.
When used in conjunction with intravenous contrast agents such as fluorescein, acriflavine, and cresyl violet, the microscope allows endoscopists to visualize the abnormal cell growth characteristic of cancerous lesions.
Determining MIC to ciprofloxacin, norfloxacin, ethidium bromide, and acriflavine in the presence or absence of reserpine showed greater than fourfold MIC decreases in the presence of reserpine, both in the CipR-71 strain and in the two transformants obtained when chromosomal DNA was used as donor, which indicates the existence of an efflux mechanism (data not shown).