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ac·ri·fla·vine

(ak'ri-flā'vin), [C.I. 46000]
An acridine dye, formerly used as a topical and urinary antiseptic, and also used as one of Kasten fluorescent Schiff reagents to reveal polysaccharides and DNA.

acriflavine

(ăk′rə-flā′vēn′, -vĭn)
n.
A brown or orange powder, C14H14N3Cl, derived from acridine and formerly used as a topical antiseptic.

acriflavine

An orange powder derived from acridine and used, in solution, as an antiseptic for skin cleansing and wound irrigation.
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DNA- to energy-accepting molecules -or chromophores- before damage is significant, such as acriflavin, ethyl green, methyl green and rhodamine B) (Morales et al.,2001; Martinez et al., 2003; Lasa et al., 2007b).Several authors have tested the efficacy of UV protectant agents against inactivation of occluded viruses once released in the field, as well as the ability of these substances to enhance viral infection (Ibargutxi et al.,2008; Lasa et al., 2007b)Plant metabolites which generate free radicals may also produce the inactivation of baculoviruses.
Recent studies using confocal microscopy in conjuction with acriflavin staining (Coleman et al., 2004) and safranin/alcian blue staining (Jansen et al.
The everted mass was cleaned thoroughly using mild antiseptic solution (Chlorhexidine/KMN[O.sub.4]/ Acriflavin).
We have two tests for lignin: 1) sectioned specimens are stained with acriflavin and viewed with fluorescent confocal microscopy, and 2) ultrathin sections are stained with KMn[O.sub.4] and viewed with transmission electron microscopy (TEM).
The acriflavin solution (1:1000) was then used as disinfectant thoroughly over the everted mass.
Frequent massaging of penis and antiseptic irrigation with Acriflavin solution through prepucial orifice was routinely made for flushing of penis and prepucial sheath both to prevent adhesion.