polyene


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pol·y·ene

 (pŏl′ē-ēn′)
n.
An organic compound containing two or more carbon-carbon double bonds.

polyene

(ˈpɒlɪˌiːn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a chemical compound containing a chain of alternating single and double carbon-carbon bonds
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An early example of what this process could lead to is Burke's work on one particular polyene compound, an extremely valuable but also highly toxic antifungal drug called amphotericin.
com/research/4vn56h/investigation) has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China's Polyene Phosphatidyl Choline Market, 2010-2019" report to their offering.
Among alkenes, mono-alkene constituted the largest proportion, while the ratio of alkadiene and polyene was quite small.
43) The polyene, Natamycin is usually the initial agent of choice and has shown to be more effective than the azole, Voraconazole for filamentary fungus, such as Fusarium and Aspergillus, (44) the most common agents in trauma and contact lens related disease.
2]O blends reveal two-stage degradation: the first stage attributes to the volatilization of hydrogen chloride molecules followed by the formation of the conjugated polyene sequences with the temperature range from 260[degrees]C to 360[degrees]C, whereas the second stage corresponds to the thermal cracking of the carbonaceous conjugated polyene sequences with the temperature range from 400[degrees]C to 500[degrees]C.
Selective activity of polyene macrolides produced by genetically modified Streptomyces on Trypanosoma cruzi.
echinocandin, polyene, or both, but only 1 of those 3 patients survived.
He explains, "Astexanthin shares a part of the same biosynthetic pathway as beta-carotene, and they both possess a polyene chain that is able to quench free radicals.
Postantifungal effects of echinocandin, azole, and polyene antifungal agents against Candida albicans and Cryptococcus neoformans.
Grundy, "Intestinal Absorption of Polyene Phosphatidylcholine in Man," J.