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thi·o·u·re·a

(thī'ō-yū-rē'ă),
An antithyroid compound of the thioamide group, with the same actions and uses as thiouracil. Several derivatives of thiourea are useful in the treatment of leprosy.
Synonym(s): thiocarbamide
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thiourea

(thi?o-ur-e'a) [Gr. theion, sulfur, + ouron, urine]
H2NCSNH2; A colorless crystalline compound of urea in which sulfur replaces the oxygen. Synonym: sulfourea
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Combined solution-phase, solid-phase and phase-interface anion binding and extraction studies by a simple tripodal thiourea receptor.
In 1H NMR spectra of complexes of thioureas and heterocyclic thiones becomes less intense upon coordination and shifted down field by 0.11 ~ 0.62 ppm from their positions in free ligands.
Barbier, "Coordination of nickel and cobalt with N-morpholine or N, N-diethyl, N'-monosubstituted benzoyl thioureas," Polyhedron, vol.
Legenchuk, "Extraction of precious metals from industrial solutions by the pine (Pinus sylvestris) sawdust-based biosorbent modified with thiourea groups," Hydrometallurgy, vol.
In the first step, substituted thioureas which were planned to use as substrates in the principal reactions, were prepared by the reaction of substituted phenyl isothiocyanate with substituted hetaryl amines.
Uckun, "Regiospecific synthesis, X-ray crystal structure and biological activities of 5-bromothiophenethyl thioureas," Tetrahedron Letters, vol.
Synthesis, characterization and antimicrobial studies of mixed ligand silver(I) complexes of thioureas and triphenylphosphine.
Clrcu, "Mesomorphic behaviour of N-benzoyl-N'-aryl thioureas liquid crystalline compounds," Journal of Molecular Structure, vol.
Other chemicals used in this study included methanol, HNO3, KBr, KSCN, (NH2)2CS, Thiourea and NaOH were of analytical grade from E.Merck.
The collected data from the frontier molecular orbitals (HOMO-LUMO) analysis of thioureas 2a and 2b are recorded in Table 3 and illustrated in Figure 2.
Bhisma, It is "2-imino-4-thiazolidinones" and not Thiohydantoins as the Reaction Product of 1, 3-disubstituted Thioureas and Chloroacetylchloride., Green Chem., 10, 1307 (2008).
Although lead is occasionally used for curing chloroprenes, the use of thioureas in this polymer group is still extensive.