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Chemical Propidium

Name Propidium
CAS Type 1 Name Phenanthridinium, 3,8-diamino-5-(3-(diethylmethylammonio)propyl)-6-phenyl-
Equivalent Terms Diiodide, Propidium | Iodide, Propidium | Propidium Diiodide | Propidium Iodide
CAS Registry Number 36015-30-2
Definition Quaternary ammonium analog of ethidium; an intercalating dye with a specific affinity to certain forms of DNA and, used as diiodide, to separate them in density gradients; also forms fluorescent complexes with cholinesterase which it inhibits.
Structure Propidium
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MeSH® ID D011419
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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 Phenanthridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Propidium Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Propidium Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  diazido-propidium
  monoazidopropidium
  propidium monoazide