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The sulfur analog of a ketone, R'-SO-R".


The sulfur analogue of a ketone, R'-SO-Rd'.
Synonym(s): sulphoxide.


1. the divalent radical =SO.
2. an organic compound intermediate between a sulfide and a sulfone.
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Storage effects were similar at room temperature and at -25 [degrees]C; the most notable exception was methionine, which could be recovered as methionine sulfoxide in frozen samples (Figs.
N-demethylclindamycin was detected in 7 of 8 birds (88%), whereas clindamycin sulfoxide was not found in any samples.
She was treated with intravenous fluids, dimethyl sulfoxide, and cortisone.
The fruit extract was solubilized in Dimethyl sulfoxide and diluted in respective medium containing 1% FBS.
ART was dissolved in dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) to a final concentration of 0.
The solution includes dimethyl sulfoxide which allows for rapid penetration of the KOH into the tissue cells resulting in rapid clearing of obscuring cells and keratin, without heating, to allow for almost immediate examination of specimens.
The first two topics essentially set the stage for the third, which includes such specific subjects as oxidative stress and compensatory responses in Alzheimer disease, oxidative stress associated signal transduction cascades in Alzheimer disease, pathogenesis of Parkinson's disease, protein oxidation triggers of the unfolded protein response and neuronal injury in chemically induced Parkinson's disease, and methionin sulfoxide reductase therapy for Parkinson's disease.
Common surgical treatments include widening of the urethra ("dilation"); bladder distention ("hydrodistention"), in which the bladder is filled with water to a high pressure; and bladder instillation, in which chemicals are put into the bladder (including silver nitrate, oxychlorosene [Chlorpactin WCS-90], and the organic solvent dimethyl sulfoxide [DMSO]).
Dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO), the most important compound belonging to the category of sulfoxides and similar compounds, enhances the transdermal permeation of a variety of drugs, like [beta]-blockers, ephedrine hydrochloride, and papaverine hydrochloride (27).
They were: (1) cryoprotectants (10% dimethyl sulfoxide and 10% propylene glycol), (2) freezing protocols (with or without the seeding step), (3) larval concentrations (1,000, 3,000, 5,000, 10,000 and 30,000 individuals [mL.

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