thiazine


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thiazine

(thī′ə-zēn′)
n.
Any of a class of organic chemical compounds containing an aromatic ring containing one sulfur atom, one nitrogen atom, and four carbon atoms. Thiazines are often used in making dyes, drugs, and insecticides.
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Several years ago, therefore, Zila filed patent applications in appropriate countries, claiming the use of oxadine and thiazine classes of dyes in general.
NYSE:EW), and a license granting it the worldwide rights to the use of thiazine dyes such as methylene blue to inactivate pathogens in human blood products in vitro.
Pathagon also holds the worldwide rights to the use of thiazine dyes such as methylene blue to inactivate pathogens in human blood products.
The new patent, which should issue in about four months, will cover the use of the oxadine and thiazine classes of dyes in detecting cancer by direct application to the oral tissues.
Globally, biocides produced belong to groups of arsenic derivatives, metal derivatives, halogen and aromatic derivatives, sulfur derivatives, thiazines and thiazolinones, nitrogen derivatives and some miscellaneous groups.