polyenic

polyenic

(ˌpɒlɪˈiːnɪk)
adj
(Chemistry) chem relating to a polyene
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Treatment is based on three groups of drugs: amphotericin B (from the group of polyenic antibiotics); sulfadiazine and other sulfanilamide compounds; and the group of azolic drugs.
'This is very different from fluorophores found in other vertebrates, which are usually proteins or polyenic chains,' Maria Gabriella Lagorio, a photochemist and co-author of the paper, told Chemistry World.
Mellouli, "Isolation and screening of Streptomyces from soil of Tunisian oases ecosystem for non polyenic antifungal metabolites," African Journal of Biotechnology, vol.
They have been attributed to double bonds and correspond to the polyenic sequences resulting from the well-known dehydrochlorination.