blasticidin-S

blasticidin-S

[‚blas′tis·ə·dən ′es]
(organic chemistry)
A compound with a melting point of 235-236°C; soluble in water; used as a fungicide for rice crops.
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Inhibition of DNA synthesis by Cycloheximide and Blasticidin-S is Independent of their effect on protein synthesis.