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ondansetron hydrochloride

The hydrochloride salt of the racemic form of ondansetron, a carbazole derivative and a selective, competitive serotonin 5-hydroxytrptamine type 3 (5-HT3) … [Read more...]

lycopene

A linear, unsaturated hydrocarbon carotenoid, the major red pigment in fruits such as tomatoes, pink grapefruit, apricots, red oranges, watermelon, rosehips, … [Read more...]

peristalsis

The rippling motion of muscles in the intestine or other tubular organs characterized by the alternate contraction and relaxation of the muscles that propel the … [Read more...]

Kaposi sarcoma

A type of cancer characterized by the abnormal growth of blood vessels that develop into skin lesions or occur internally. … [Read more...]

Cockayne syndrome

A genetic condition characterized by short stature, premature aging, sensitivity to light, and possibly deafness and mental retardation. … [Read more...]

Down syndrome

A disorder caused by the presence of an extra chromosome 21 and characterized by mental retardation and distinguishing physical features. … [Read more...]

myelodysplasia

Any of various conditions characterized by the faulty or inadequate production of bone marrow or blood cells … [Read more...]

dinitrophenyl

A small molecule containing 2 phenol rings, characterized as a hapten for use in vaccine preparation. Dinitrophenyl by itself will not elicit any immune … [Read more...]

clofibrate

An aryloxyisobutyric acid derivate with antihyperlipidemic activity. Although the exact mechanism of action has not been fully characterized, clofibrate may … [Read more...]

Alzheimer Disease

A degenerative disease of the brain characterized by the insidious onset of dementia. Impairment of memory, judgement, attention span, and problem solving … [Read more...]