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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 phenotype references Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, Fused-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 3-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references Has associated exposure references Acridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references Aminoacridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated phenotype references Acriflavine

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Acriflavine
  3,6-diamino-10-methylacridan
  tetramethylacriflavine