Pyrithiamine - definition of pyrithiamine by The Free Dictionary
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(Chemistry) an antivitamin that causes thiamine deficiency
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After selection with pyrithiamine
, we verified the sequences of each gene of the candidate transformants by Sanger sequencing.
Behavioral symptoms can be achieved in ~2 weeks using a combination of a thiamine-deficient chow and intraperitoneal (i.p.) administration of a thiamine pyrophosphokinase inhibitor such as pyrithiamine
(Hazell and Butterworth 2009).
Repeated administration of pyrithiamine
leads to a proportional increase in the remembered duration of events.