Definition of thiazole in English:


Line breaks: thia|zole
Pronunciation: /θʌɪˈɛɪzəʊl


[mass noun] Chemistry
  • A foul-smelling synthetic liquid whose molecule is a ring of one nitrogen, one sulphur, and three carbon atoms.
    • Chemical formula: C3H3NS
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    • This indicates that the alkyl chain is more effective at stabilizing the more tightly bound thiazole orange molecule in the helix.
    • This dissociation constant is more than 100 times less than the dissociation constant for monomeric thiazole orange.
    • Genetic evidence has identified them as essential for thiazole biosynthesis in E. coli.

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