aminotriazole


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a·mi·no·tri·a·zole

(ă-mē'nō-trī'ă-zōl),
An effective weed killer that also possesses some antithyroid activity.
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(2002) studied the protective effect of electro polymerised aminotriazole towards corrosion of copper in 0.5M NaCl solution [9].
Wan et al., "Aminotriazole attenuated carbon tetrachloride-induced oxidative liver injury in mice," Food and Chemical Toxicology, vol.
Liu et al., "Aminotriazole alleviates acetaminophen poisoning via downregulating P450 2E1 and suppressing inflammation," PLoS ONE, vol.
We previously characterized several lines of transgenic tobacco plants that overexpress the Arabidopsis APX3 gene and show increased tolerance against aminotriazole treatment (Wang et al., 1999).
Wolff, "Erythrocyte catalase inactivation ([H.sub.2][O.sub.2] production) by ascorbic acid and glucose in the presence of aminotriazole: role of transition metals and relevance to diabetes," Biochemical Journal, vol.
Fetal uptake and distribution of metallic mercury vapor in the mouse: influence of ethanol and aminotriazole. Int J Biol Res Pregnancy 3:38-46.
Eggs of Lytechinus variegatus were fertilized in 1 mM aminotriazole to prevent hardening of the fertilization envelope and were allowed to reach the two-cell stage.
Among the most widely used herbicides that interfere with the thyroid system are 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), acetochlor, aminotriazole, amitrole, bromacil, bromoxynil, pendamethalin, and the thioureas (Brucker-Davis 1998; Howdeshell 2002; Short and Colborn 1999).
Briefly, there are chemicals that interfere with iodine uptake (the herbicides 2,4-D and mancozeb, several PCB congeners, and thiocyanates) and peroxidation at the molecular level (the herbicides aminotriazole and thioureas, the insecticides endosulfan and malathion, and PCBs).
Two hundred eighty microliters of the reaction mixture (40 mM aminotriazole, pH 7.4; 11 mM potassium phosphate, monobasic; 0.2% Triton X-100; 0.08 mg horseradish peroxidase type IV-A; 0.05 mM 2,7-dichlorodihydrofluorescein diacetate) was then added and the mixture preincubated in the dark with mixing for 2 min.
We report that 4-chloro-3-nitro-2H-[1]benzopyran-2 one (2) reacts readily with various substituted aminotriazoles and 2-benzothiazoles to form the corresponding 4-triazolylamino-, respectively 4-benzothiazolylamino-3-nitro-2H-[1]benzopyran-2-ones 4(a-e).