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Chemical Suramin

Name Suramin
CAS Type 1 Name 1,3,5-Naphthalenetrisulfonic acid, 8,8'-(carbonylbis(imino-3,1-phenylenecarbonylimino(4-methyl-3,1-phenylene)carbonylimino))bis-
Equivalent Terms Germanin | Hexasodium Salt Suramin | Monosodium Salt Suramin | Moranil | Naganin | Naganol | Naphuride | Salt Suramin, Hexasodium | Salt Suramin, Monosodium | Sodium, Suramin | Suramin, Hexasodium Salt | Suramin, Monosodium Salt | Suramin Sodium
CAS Registry Number 145-63-1
Definition A polyanionic compound with an unknown mechanism of action. It is used parenterally in the treatment of African trypanosomiasis and it has been used clinically with diethylcarbamazine to kill the adult Onchocerca. (From AMA Drug Evaluations Annual, 1992, p1643) It has also been shown to have potent antineoplastic properties.
Structure Suramin
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MeSH® ID D013498
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1. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Cyclic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Hydrocarbons, Aromatic Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Naphthalenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Naphthalenesulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Suramin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
2. ChemicalsOrganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfur Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Sulfonic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Arylsulfonic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Arylsulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Naphthalenesulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Suramin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
3. ChemicalsPolycyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Naphthalenes Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Naphthalenesulfonates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Suramin Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Suramin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
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  8,8',8'',8'''-(carbonylbis(imino-5,13-benzenetriyl-bis(carbonylimino)))tetrakisnaphthalene-1,3,5-trisulfonic acid
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  NF157 compound Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  NF 279
  NF676 compound
  XAMR 0721