antimycin


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antimycin

(ˌæntɪˈmaɪsɪn)
n
an antibiotic drug active against various fungi
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Noun1.antimycin - a crystalline antibiotic active against various fungi
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
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The antibiotics tetracycline and antimycin A, some barbiturates and anxiety medications, and anesthetics such as bupivacaine, lidocaine, and propofol are all toxic to the mitochondria.
In our previous study, paeoniflorin protected osteoblasts from antimycin A-induced cell death via improved mitochondrial function (Choi and Lee, 2013).
Arizona prohibits application of pesticides Rotenone or Antimycin A to any body of water until an impact analysis is conducted (AZ SB 1469).
Moreover, PQQ protected cells from mitochondrial inhibition by rotenone, 3-nitropropionic acid, antimycin A, and sodium azide.
Conversely, inhibitors of certain enzyme complexes that are involved in ROS productions, such as rotenone (which inhibits mitochondrial complex 1) and antimycin (which inhibits mitochondrial complex 3) increase histone acetylation (Choudhury et al.
In larger, deeper sections, they'll scoop up as many native brook trout as possible, shuttle them to safe waters, then release an EPA-approved antibiotic called antimycin to kill off the remaining offenders.
Interestingly, mitochondrial ROS generators such as menadione (113) and antimycin A (114) have also been shown to initiate cardioprotection in a fashion similar to that seen with volatile agents.