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Nitroblue Tetrazolium
MeSH HeadingNitroblue Tetrazolium
Tree NumberD03.383.129.617.700.500
AnnotationD25-26 qualif; DF: NITRO BT
Scope NoteColorless to yellow dye that is reducible to blue or black formazan crystals by certain cells; formerly used to distinguish between nonbacterial and bacterial diseases, the latter causing neutrophils to reduce the dye; used to confirm diagnosis of chronic granulomatous disease.
Entry TermNitro-BT
Entry TermNitrotetrazolium Blue
Entry TermTetrazolium Nitroblue
Allowable QualifiersAA AD AE AN CH CL CS CT DU EC HI IP ME PD PK PO RE SD ST TO TU
Entry VersionNITRO BT
Pharm. ActionIndicators and Reagents
CAS Type 1 Name2H-Tetrazolium, 3,3'-(3,3'-dimethoxy(1,1'-biphenyl))-4,4'-diyl bis(2-(4-nitrophenyl))-5-phenyl-, dichloride
Registry Number298-83-9
Previous Indexing Nitro Compounds (1973-1974)
Previous Indexing Tetrazolium Salts (1972-1974)
History Note91(75); was see under TETRAZOLIUM SALTS 1975-90
Date of Entry19741111
Unique IDD009580


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Heterocyclic Compounds [D03]
   Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring [D03.383]
      Azoles [D03.383.129]
         Tetrazoles [D03.383.129.617]
            Tetrazolium Salts [D03.383.129.617.700]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeNitroblue Tetrazolium [D03.383.129.617.700.500]

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