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Chemical Acriflavine

Name Acriflavine
CAS Type 1 Name Acridinium, 3,6-diamino-10-methyl-, chloride, mixt. with 3,6-acridinediamine
Equivalent Terms 2,8-Diamino-10-Methylacridinium Chloride Mixture With 2,8-Diaminoacridine | Xanthacridinum
CAS Registry Number 8048-52-0
Definition 3,6-Diamino-10-methylacridinium chloride mixt. with 3,6-acridinediamine. Fluorescent dye used as a local antiseptic and also as a biological stain. It intercalates into nucleic acids thereby inhibiting bacterial and viral replication.
Structure Acriflavine
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D000167
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 3-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Acridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Aminoacridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Acriflavine

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Acriflavine
  3,6-diamino-10-methylacridan
  spasmo-samo-gallo
  tetramethylacriflavine