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Chemical Nitroblue Tetrazolium

Name Nitroblue Tetrazolium
CAS Type 1 Name 2H-Tetrazolium, 3,3'-(3,3'-dimethoxy(1,1'-biphenyl))-4,4'-diyl bis(2-(4-nitrophenyl))-5-phenyl-, dichloride
Equivalent Terms Blue, Nitrotetrazolium | Nitroblue, Tetrazolium | Nitro-BT | Nitrotetrazolium Blue | Tetrazolium Nitroblue | Tetrazolium, Nitroblue
CAS Registry Number 298-83-9
Definition Colorless to yellow dye that is reducible to blue or black formazan crystals by certain cells; formerly used to distinguish between nonbacterial and bacterial diseases, the latter causing neutrophils to reduce the dye; used to confirm diagnosis of chronic granulomatous disease.
Structure Nitroblue Tetrazolium
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MeSH® ID D009580
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Azoles Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Tetrazoles Has associated genes Has associated diseases Tetrazolium Salts Has associated genes Has associated diseases Nitroblue Tetrazolium Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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