Bromouracil

Known as: 5 BrU, Bromouracil [Chemical/Ingredient], 5-Bromouracil 
5-Bromo-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione. Brominated derivative of uracil that acts as an antimetabolite, substituting for thymine in DNA. It is used… (More)
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2017
2017
5-Bromouracil is a nucleobase analogue that can replace thymine in DNA strands and acts as a strong radiosensitizer, with… (More)
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2012
2012
5-Bromouracil ((Br)U) modified di- and hexanucleotides having (Br)U flanked on the 5' or the 3' side by uracil (U) have been… (More)
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2008
2008
5-Bromodeoxyuridine (BrdU) modulates expression of particular genes associated with cellular differentiation and senescence. Our… (More)
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2001
2001
We have investigated the mechanism of bromouracilinduced transition mutations in vitro using synthetic DNA templates and purified… (More)
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2001
2001
The existence of interhalogen compounds was proposed more than a century ago, but no biological roles have been attributed to… (More)
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1980
1980
Cells of wild-type Haemophilus influenzae and of a mismatch-repair-deficient mutant (hex-) were grown in a chemically defined… (More)
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1978
1978
A screening procedure based on the formation of papillae on individual bacterial colonies was used to isolate mutants of… (More)
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1977
1977
Bromouracil mutagenesis was studied in several strains of E. coli in combination with measurement of incorporation of bromouracil… (More)
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1974
1974
The effects on tentacle regeneration inHydra of two DNA-antimetabolites, bromouracil and bromodeoxyuridine, have been studied… (More)
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