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imidazole

 [im″id-az´ōl]
1. an organic compound in which two of the five atoms that make up the ring are nitrogen atoms. It is an antimetabolite and inhibitor of histamine and is used as an insecticide.
2. any of a class of antifungal agents that contain this compound.

im·id·a·zole

(im-id'ă-zōl),
A five-membered heterocyclic compound occurring in l-histidine and other biologically important compounds.

imidazole

/im·id·az·ole/ (im″id-az´ōl)
1. a heterocyclic organic compound in which two of five ring atoms are nitrogen; used as an insecticide.
Imidazole.
2. any of a class of antifungal compounds containing this structure.

imidazole

(ĭm′ĭ-dăz′ōl′)
n.
1. An organic crystalline base, C3H4N2, that is an inhibitor of histamine.
2. Any of various derivatives of this compound, which often have antifungal, anthelmintic, or antibiotic properties.

im·id·a·zole

(i-mid'i-zōl)
A five-membered heterocyclic compound occurring in l-histidine and other biologically important compounds.
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In the present study, a novel monobasic bidentate ligand (H2L) containing a combination of two pharmacological sulfonamide and imidazole moieties was synthesized via reactions of 1-(4-((1H-imidazol-2-yl)sulfonyl)phenyl)ethanone (ISE) and cyano-acetic acid hydrazide in absolute ethanol.
In our study, the P-OH group of ZrP and nitrogen atoms of PBI imidazole rings can behave as both proton donor and acceptor in which the proton transfers from proton donor to an acceptor.
Hardy E, Pupo E, Castellanos-Serra L, Reyes J, Fernandez-Patron C (1997) Sensitive reverse staining of bacterial lipopolysaccharides on polyacrylamide gels by using zinc and imidazole salts.
1] are due to the aromatic C=C and C=N stretching bands and they arise from in-plane bending of N-H and conjugation vibration between benzene and imidazole rings.
In this study, we use imidazole as corrosion inhibitor of copper, and observe the effect of magnetic field on the inhibition efficiency of imidazole when it is added to copper in 0,5M NaCl solution.
The bioactivity of Imidazole derivatives are attributed by the parent basic heterocycle ring.
These preparations belong to the Imidazole group and are fungicidal, rupturing the cell membrane and killing the cell; they are not generally well absorbed as a systemic treatment.
MICONAZOLE NITRATE- An imidazole antifungal agent, commonly applied topically to the skin or to mucous membranes to cure fungal infections, and a skin conditions.
This screening tool led to the discovery that a small molecule with a long name, 2-acetyl4 (5)-tetrahydroxybutyl imidazole, or THI for short, blocks an enzyme that breaks down sphingosine 1-phosphate.
KGaA has been awarded a patent for an anti-corrosion coating composition for a metal substrate comprised of no electrically conductive polymers and at least one non-electrically conductive film forming copolymer; a nitrogen containing functional group X, the group X is comprised of a pyridine, a dihydropyridine, a pyrrole, an imidazole, or mixtures thereof and wherein a positive amount to 100% of the functional group X is bound to the copolymer and crosslinks chains of the copolymer; and a metallate anion, the metallate anion capable of binding to a nitrogen in the functional group X by ion pairing.
Namrata won the award for her work in developing an analytical method for 4 Methyl Imidazole (4MeI)--a substance that can be found in caramel colouring or can result from the caramelisation and browning reactions during brewing and which has been shown to have adverse effects on health.
They do this by modifying nucleotides with imidazole, ammonium and guanidinium groups similar to those found in the protein.