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Chemical Formazans

Name Formazans
Definition Colored azo compounds formed by the reduction of tetrazolium salts. Employing this reaction, oxidoreductase activity can be determined quantitatively in tissue sections by allowing the enzymes to act on their specific substrates in the presence of tetrazolium salts.
Curation Status No gene interactions have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D005562
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  1,3,5-triphenylformazan
  1,3-o-hydroxyphenyl-5-phenylformazan
  1,5-bis(2-methoxy-4-nitro-5-sulfophenyl)-3-((phenylamino)carbonyl)formazan
  1,5-di(2-hydroxy-5-sulfophenyl)-3-cyanoformazan
  1,5-diphenylformazan
  16,17-dihydro-2,12-dinitro-5H,15H-dibenzo b,1,11,4,5,7,8-dioxatetraazacyclotetradecine
  1-m-carboxyphenyl-3-o-hydroxyphenyl-5-phenylformazan
  1-m-hydroxyphenyl-3-o-hydroxyphenyl-5-phenylformazan
  2-carboxy-2'-hydroxy-5'-sulfoformazylbenzene
  MTT formazan
  nitroblue formazan