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 (ăz′īd, ā′zīd)
n. Chemistry
The univalent linear group N3, or any compound that contains this group, many of which are explosive.

az′i·do′ (ăz′ĭ-dō′) adj.
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pertaining to or containing an azide
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Adj.1.azido - relating to or containing the azido group N3
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
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This azido spacer can be prepared in the presence of activating reagents such as EDC and sulfo-NHS at pH 6 [146].
From a chemical point of view, selective COX-2 inhibitors possess 1,2-diarylsubstitution on a central heterocyclic or carbocyclic ring system with a characteristic methanesulfonyl, sulfonamido, azido, methanesulfonamide, or pharmacophore-based tetrazole group on one of the aryl rings that play a crucial role on COX-2 selectivity.
Recently, a similar technique to graft GRGD peptide on the surface of chitosan film has been improved by inducing photochemical reactions between azido group and hydroxyl group of the chitosan structure, and then the adhesion and growth of endothelial cells (ECs) on the surface.
Azido group was introduced into the molecule either with acylation of amino acids or di-, tri-peptides with benzotriazolyl azides, or through the nucleophilic substitution of chlorine atom with sodium azide.
Bu, "New manganese(II) azido coordination polymers with nicotinic/isonicotinic acids as coligands: synthesis, structure, and magnetic properties," Inorganic Chemistry, vol.
Zidovudine (36) which is an analogue of thymidine in which the azido group is substituted at the 3-position of the dideoxyribose moiety is active against RNA tumour viruses (retroviruses) that are the causative agents of AIDS and T-cell leukaemia.