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OBO ID: CHEBI:51876
Term Name: auramine O Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (Tetramethyldiamino)diphenylketoimine hydrochloride
  • 1,1-Bis(p-dimethylaminophenyl)methylenimine hydrochloride
  • 4,4'-(Imidocarbonyl)bis(N,N-dimethylamine), monohydrochloride
  • 4,4'-Bis(dimethylamino)-benzhydrylidenimine hydrochloride
  • 4,4'-carbonimidoylbis(N,N-dimethylaniline) hydrochloride
  • 4:4'-Bis(dimethylamino)benzophenone-imine hydrochloride
  • Auramin
  • Auramine Yellow
  • Basic yellow 2
  • bis[4-(dimethylamino)phenyl]methaniminium chloride
  • C.I. 41000
  • C.I. Basic Yellow 2
  • C.I. Basic Yellow 2, monohydrochloride
Definition: A hydrochloride obtained by combining 4,4'-carbonimidoylbis(N,N-dimethylaniline) with one molar equivalent of hydrogen chloride. A fluorescent stain for demonstrating acid fast organisms in a method similar to the Ziehl Neelsen. It also can be used to make a fluorescent Schiff reagent.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available