Rhodanine inhibits the multiplication of echovirus 12 and the development of virus-induced morphologic changes. It has been used in tannase assay in cultures of tannin degrading fungi. It possess anticonvulsant, antibacterial, antiviral and antidiabetic activities.
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Reagent for Ag and Au.
Hazard Statements: H302-H318
Harmful if swallowed. Causes serious eye damage.
Precautionary Statements: P280d-P305+P351+P338-P337+P313
Wear protective clothing and eye protection. IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.