"Ethidium" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A trypanocidal agent and possible antiviral agent that is widely used in experimental cell biology and biochemistry. Ethidium has several experimentally useful properties including binding to nucleic acids, noncompetitive inhibition of nicotinic acetylcholine receptors, and fluorescence among others. It is most commonly used as the bromide.
- Ethidium Bromide
- Bromide, Ethidium
- Homidium Bromide
- Bromide, Homidium
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