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triazole

 [tri´ah-zōl, tri-a´zōl]
1. an organic compound in which three atoms of the five that make up the ring are nitrogen atoms.
2. any of a class of antifungal agents that contain this compound.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

triazole

(trī'a-zōl),
Member of a series of heterocyclic compounds containing three nitrogen atoms in the azole group; also used to describe of of a group of antifungal agents (e.g., itraconazole) in this chemical class.
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(1) Triazole antifungal agents play an important role in the treatment of a wide range of fungal infections and can save lives when used in treatment of systemic invasive fungal infections in severely ill patients.
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Signals at [delta]9.80 and [delta]4.60 ppm assigned for triazole NH and coumarin NH group also are displayed.
Heating induces crosslinking by 1,3 dipolar cycloaddition between an azide and an alkyne to give a 1,3 triazole linkage, resulting in a very stable structure.
The syntheses of triazole and thiazolidinone derivatives have been previously reported by many researchers, and they normally required additional additives and long reaction time.
In organic light-emitting diode (OLED) applications, highly electron-deficient groups such as oxadiazole and triazole (Tz) units have been introduced into the polymer backbone or as the side group as electron transporting units to adjust the charge-injecting and transporting properties of the copolymers [9-11].
The important biological activities of triazole derivatives impelled us to take up the synthesis of these new combinational heterocycles which are likely to have augmented diverse biological activity.