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  DIDS



DIDS

   An inhibitor of anion conductance including band 3-mediated anion transport.

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Inhibitor
A substance that is added to another to prevent or slow down an unwanted reaction or change.

Anion
A negatively charged ion. Pronounced an-I-on. An anion is as opposed to a cation, which is a positively charged ion.



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Diepoxydulcitol
One of the cytotoxic dihalohexitols that may have alkylating antineoplastic activity. It causes bone marrow toxicity. The active form is thought to be the diepoxide.

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