cysteamine

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cysteamine

(sɪsˈtiːəmɪn)
n
a drug used to treat cystine excretion or radiation sickness
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[15] modified the gold electrode with mercaptoethylamine and histidine by using glutaraldehyde, realizing the specific detection of heavy metal copper and the detection limit is lower to 0.5 x [10.sup.-12] mol/L.
High quality data sets for native Bacillus pasteurii urease (2.0 A ) (39), as well urease inhibited with phenylphosphorodiamidate (PPD) (2.0 A ) (3), b-mercaptoethanol (b-ME) (1.65 A ) [42, 43], acetohydroxamic acid (AHA) (1 A ), and b- mercaptoethylamine (b-MEA) (1.84 A ) afford extremely valuable information for the drug designing which is associated with geometry and structure.