alloxan

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alloxan

(əˈlɒksən)
n
a reddish organic compound C4H2N2O4 produced by oxidation of uric acid
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Ways of pharmacological correction of disorders of morphosructure of the intestine in chronc intoxication with pesticide "Omyat-57-e" on the phone of alloxane diabetes," Pharmaceutical Bulletin of Uzbekistan [Pharmacevticheskiy vestnik Uzbekistana], in Russian, No.
Taking it into account we suggested that it should be very useful to study the effect of glycorazmulin on the morphological structure of the liver and pancreatic gland in alloxane diabetes.
Streptozotocin (STZ), a nitrosurea derivative isolated from Streptomyces achromogenes, also destroys pancreatic [beta]-cells via the same mechanism as alloxane (Junod et al.