phenanthridium

phenanthridium, phenanthridine

a group of chemotherapeutic agents used in the treatment of trypanosomiasis. Includes isometamidium, homidium, pyrithidium (Prothidium) and quinapyramine.
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Ethidium Bromide and Propidium Iodide are classic cell impermeant DNA stains that are structurally similar to phenanthridium intercalators.