Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 39 items for:

quinacrine x clear all

quinacrine

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

An acridine derivative used in the treatment of certain types of cancer and malaria. It is also used as a fluorochrome in chromosome cytology. See Chronology, 1970, Caspersson et al.; 1971,...

See overview in Oxford Index

quinacrine mustard

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 30 words.

a compound derived by chloro‐substitution of the terminal methyls of quinacrine ethylamino groups, and possessing properties of an alkylating agent;

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

quinacrine mustard

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

A compound derived by chloro‐substitution of the terminal methyls of quinacrine ethylamino groups, and possessing properties of an alkylating agent; this enhances its value as a...

See overview in Oxford Index

quinacrine

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

An acridine derivative used in the treatment of certain types of cancer and malaria. It is also used as a fluorochrome in chromosome cytology. See Chronology, 1970, Caspersson et al.; 1971,...

See overview in Oxford Index

quinacrine

John Lackie.

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Clinical Medicine. 23 words.

A fluorescent dye that will intercalate into DNA and gives a characteristic banding pattern to stained chromosomes (Q banding). See ...

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

quinacrine

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 35 words.

an acridine derivative used in the treatment of certain types of cancer and malaria. It is also used as a

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

quinacrine

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 38 words.

an acridine derivative used in the treatment of certain types of cancer and malaria. It is also used as a

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

quinacrine

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 35 words.

6‐chloro‐9‐(4‐diethylamino‐1‐methylbutylamino)‐2‐methoxyacridine; a derivative of acridine, formerly used as an antimalarial and anthelmintic. It fluoresces powerfully in UV light and

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Quinacrine synergistically enhances the antivascular and antitumor efficacy of cediranib in intracranial mouse glioma

Merryl R. Lobo, Sarah C. Green, Matthias C. Schabel, G. Yancey Gillespie, Randall L. Woltjer and Martin M. Pike.

in Neuro-Oncology

December 2013; p ublished online October 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 6386 words.

Background

Despite malignant glioma vascularity, anti-angiogenic therapy is largely ineffective. We hypothesize that efficacy of the antiangiogenic agent...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Conditional Lethality of the Diprotic Weak Bases Chloroquine and Quinacrine against <i>Cryptococcus neoformans</i>

Thomas S. Harrison, George E. Griffin and Stuart M. Levitz.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

July 2000; p ublished online July 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4922 words.

Chloroquine at 10 μM enhances the activity of macrophages against Cryptococcus neoformans but does not directly inhibit cryptococcal growth. The antifungal activity of higher chloroquine...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Solution structure of the DNA complex with a quinacrine-netropsin hybrid molecule by NMR spectroscopy

Yukio Kubota, Seiji Tani and Rei Uchida.

in Nucleic Acids Symposium Series

October 2000; p ublished online October 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 0 words.

The solution structures of 1:1 complexes of a quinacrine-netropsin hybrid molecule with the self-complementary DNA duplexes, d(CGCGAATTCGCG)2and d(CGAATTCG)2, have been studied by one-and...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

ATRT-33. TARGETING THE LETHAL PEDIATRIC TUMORS ATRT AND DIPG WITH THE DNA MINOR-GROOVE BINDING AGENT QUINACRINE

Harpreet Kaur, Huizi Guo, Smit Shah, Sepehr Akhtarkhavari, Charles Eberhart and Eric Raabe.

in Neuro-Oncology

June 2018; p ublished online June 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Neurology. 0 words.

Abstract

Atypical teratoid/rhabdoid tumors (AT/RT) and diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) are incurable pediatric brain tumors. Developing new targets and...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Quinacrine and a novel apigenin dimer can synergistically increase the pentamidine susceptibility of the protozoan parasite <i>Leishmania</i>

Iris L. K. Wong, Kin-Fai Chan, Yunzhe Zhao, Tak Hang Chan and Larry M. C. Chow.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 2009; p ublished online April 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 6713 words.

Objectives

The aim of this study was to investigate the synergistic effect of quinacrine and a novel apigenin dimer (compound 9d) on reversing pentamidine...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Verapamil-Sensitive Transport of Quinacrine and Methylene Blue via the <i>Plasmodium falciparum</i> Chloroquine Resistance Transporter Reduces the Parasite's Susceptibility to these Tricyclic Drugs

Donelly A. van Schalkwyk, Megan N. Nash, Sarah H. Shafik, Robert L. Summers, Adele M. Lehane, Peter J. Smith and Rowena E. Martin.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

March 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 7346 words.

Background.  It is becoming increasingly apparent that certain mutations in the Plasmodium falciparum chloroquine resistance transporter (PfCRT)...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Lycopene synergistically enhances quinacrine action to inhibit Wnt-TCF signaling in breast cancer cells through APC

Ranjan Preet, Purusottam Mohapatra, Dipon Das, Shakti R. Satapathy, Tathagata Choudhuri, Michael D. Wyatt and Chanakya N. Kundu.

in Carcinogenesis

February 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics. 7114 words.

We previously reported that quinacrine (QC) has anticancer activity against breast cancer cells. Here, we examine the mechanism of action of QC and its ability to inhibit Wnt-TCF signaling...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Variability in cytogenetic adaptive response of cultured human lymphocytes to mitomycin C, bleomycin, quinacrine dihydrochloride, Co<sup>60</sup> γ-rays and hyperthermia

A. P. Krishnaja and N. K. Sharma.

in Mutagenesis

March 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 4680 words.

Adaptive response (AR) is a well-documented phenomenon by which cells or organisms exposed to low dose of a genotoxicant become less sensitive to subsequent high-dose exposure to the same...

Go to Oxford Journals »  abstract

Atebrin

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a trade name for quinacrine (q.v.). Also spelled Atabrine.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

Atebrin

Overview page. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.

A trade name for quinacrine (q.v.). Also spelled Atabrine.

See overview in Oxford Index

Atebrin

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 10 words.

a trade name for quinacrine (q.v.). Also spelled Atabrine.

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

human chromosome band designations

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 181 words.

quinacrine and Giemsa-stained human metaphase chromosomes show characteristic banding patterns, and standard methods have been adopted to designate the specific

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page

human chromosome band designations

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 182 words.

quinacrine and Giemsa-stained human metaphase chromosomes show characteristic banding patterns, and standard methods have been adopted to designate the specific

Go to Oxford Reference »  home page