Succinimide
Succinimide Suc`cin*im"ide, n. (Chem.) A white crystalline nitrogenous substance, {C2H4.(CO)2.NH}, obtained by treating succinic anhydride with ammonia gas. It is a typical imido acid, and forms a series of salts. See {Imido acid}, under {Imido}. [1913 Webster]

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  • succinimide — ● succinimide nom masculin Imide de l acide succinique, obtenu par action de l ammoniac sur l anhydride succinique. (Les succinimides forment un groupe d antiépileptiques actifs sur les crises de type petit mal.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Succinimide — Chembox new Name = Succinimide ImageFile = Succinimide structure.png ImageSize = 80px ImageName = Succinimide IUPACName = Pyrrolidine 2,5 dione OtherNames = Succinimide Succinic acid imide Section1 = Chembox Identifiers SMILES = O=C1NC(=O)CC1… …   Wikipedia

  • Succinimide — Les succinimides sont des imides cycliques à cinq sommets. Le plus simple élément de cette famille est le succinimide, de formule C4H5NO2. Succinimide …   Wikipédia en Français

  • succinimide — sukcinimidas statusas T sritis chemija formulė (O=)₂C₄H₅N atitikmenys: angl. succinimide rus. сукцинимид ryšiai: sinonimas – 2,5 pirolidindionas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • succinimide — noun a) The cyclic imide of succinic acid b) Any of a group of anticonvulsant drugs used to treat epilepsy …   Wiktionary

  • succinimide — Chemical class of drugs from which the antiepileptic agents ethosuximide, methsuximide, and phensuximide are derived. Unsubstituted s. has been used as an antiurolithic. * * * suc·cin·i·mide .sək sin im əd; sək sin ə .mīd, məd n a crystalline… …   Medical dictionary

  • succinimide — suc·cin·i·mide …   English syllables

  • succinimide — (ˌ)səkˈsinəˌmīd; ˌsəksə̇ˈniˌmīd, mə̇d noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary succin + imide : a crystalline cyclic imide C2H4(CO)2NH obtainable (as by heating with ammonia) from succinic acid or succinic anhydride …   Useful english dictionary

  • C2H4CO2NH — Succinimide Suc cin*im ide, n. (Chem.) A white crystalline nitrogenous substance, {C2H4.(CO)2.NH}, obtained by treating succinic anhydride with ammonia gas. It is a typical imido acid, and forms a series of salts. See {Imido acid}, under {Imido} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deamidation — reaction of Asn Gly (top right) to Asp Gly (at left) or iso(Asp) Gly (in green at bottom right). Deamidation is a chemical reaction in which an amide functional group is removed from an organic compound. In biochemistry, the reaction is important …   Wikipedia

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