puromycin
noun Etymology: purine + -o- + -mycin Date: 1953 an antibiotic C22H29N7O5 that is obtained from an actinomycete (Streptomyces alboniger) and is a potent inhibitor of protein synthesis

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  • puromycin — puromycin. См. пуромицин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • puromycin — ☆ puromycin [pyo͞o΄rō mī′sin, pyoor΄ōmī sin ] n. 〚/span> PUR(INE) + O + MYCIN〛 an antibiotic, C22H29N7O5, produced by a soil actinomycete ( Streptomyces alboniger), effective against various parasites, bacteria, etc.: it interferes …   Universalium

  • puromycin — ☆ puromycin [pyo͞o΄rō mī′sin, pyoor΄ōmī sin ] n. [< PUR(INE) + O + MYCIN] an antibiotic, C22H29N7O5, produced by a soil actinomycete ( Streptomyces alboniger), effective against various parasites, bacteria, etc.: it interferes with protein… …   English World dictionary

  • Puromycin — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Puromycin Andere Namen Purimycin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Puromycin — chembox new ImageFile=puromycin.svg ImageSize= IUPACName= OtherNames= Section1=Chembox Identifiers CASNo=53 79 2 PubChem=5891 SMILES=CN(C)C1=NC=NC2=C1N=CN2C3C(C(C(O3)CO)NC(=O)C(CC4=CC=C(C=C4)OC)N)O MeSHName=Puromycin Section2=Chembox Properties… …   Wikipedia

  • puromycin — An antibiotic that acts as an aminoacyl tRNA analogue. Binds to the A site on the ribosome, forms a peptide linkage with the growing chain and then causes premature termination …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • puromycin — noun An antibiotic that is a strong inhibitor of protein translation, having the chemical formula CHNO …   Wiktionary

  • puromycin — An antibiotic produced by the growth of Streptomyces alboniger; formerly used in the treatment of amebiasis and trypanosomiasis. * * * pu·ro·my·cin .pyu̇r ə mīs ən n an antibiotic C22H29N7O5 that is obtained from an actinomycete of the genus… …   Medical dictionary

  • puromycin — pu·ro·my·cin …   English syllables

  • puromycin — |pyu̇rə|mīsən noun ( s) Etymology: purine + o + mycin : a trypanocidal and amebicidal antibiotic C22H29N7O5 obtained from an actinomycete (Streptomyces alboniger) …   Useful english dictionary

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