tribromoethanol


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tri·bro·mo·eth·a·nol

 (trī-brō′mō-ĕth′ə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)
n.
An anesthetic agent, C2Br3H3O, used for procedures in laboratory rodents.
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tribromoethanol

(traɪˌbrəʊməʊˈɛθəˌnɒl)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a soluble white crystalline compound with a slight aromatic odour, used as a general anaesthetic; 2,2,2-tribromoethanol. Formula: CBr3CH2OH
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Noun1.tribromoethanol - an intravenous anesthetic
intravenous anesthetic - an anesthetic that produces anesthesia when injected into the circulatory system
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After behavioral tests, all animals were sacrificed using an overdose of 20% Avertin (tribromoethanol amyl alcohol, Sigma-Aldrich, USA) dissolved in the water of a small aquarium.
Mice were anesthetized with an intraperitoneal (ip) injection of tribromoethanol (250 mg/kg, Sigma-Aldrich, St.
Two agents were found not to induce aversive behavioral responses: etomidate and 2,2,2 tribromoethanol. The authors suggest that compounds that are aversive, even at low concentration, should no longer be used routinely for anesthesia.
Kinetic coefficient determined by the minimization of the sum of SQR between simulation results and experimental data in styrene (8.7 M) ATRP using 2,2,2- tribromoethanol (0.06 M) as initiator, CuBr as catalyst (0.06 M).
At E20, chick embryos were anesthetized with an in ovo injection of 250 [micro]L tribromoethanol (Avertin) solution (12.5mg/mL) into the amnion.
Animals were anesthetized via an intraperitoneal injection of tribromoethanol (Aldrich) and then BLM (Sigma, St Louis, USA) was injected intratracheally once [16].