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(Science: chemical) A photographic fixative used also in the manufacture of resins. According to the fourth annual report on carcinogens (ntp 85-002, 1985), this substance may reasonably be anticipated to be a carcinogen (merck index, 9th ed). Many of its derivatives are antithryoid agents and/or free radical scavengers.

Pharmacological action: antithyroid agents, carcinogens, free radical scavengers, indicators and reagents.

Chemical name: Thiourea

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... d-pentose and l-pentose have such varied permeabilities although nearly the same structure. b. Explain what relationship is shown with urea, thiourea and dimethyl urea. c. Explain why glycerol has a low permeability but can be the backbone of the membrane triglycerides. I think a) Due to ...

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Fri Feb 13, 2009 12:28 am
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