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  Dalf



Dalf

   The methyl homolog of parathion. An effective, but highly toxic, organothiophosphate insecticide and cholinesterase inhibitor.

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Toxic
Poisonous.

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



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Dahl Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

DAGOL
An enkephalin analog that selectively binds to the mu opioid receptor. It is used as a model for drug permeability experiments.

Dahl Hypertensive Rats
Inbred rats derived from Sprague-Dawley rats and used for the study of salt-dependent hypertension. Salt-sensitive and salt-resistant strains have been selectively bred to show the opposite genetically determined blood pressure responses to excess sodium chloride ingestion.

DAGO
An enkephalin analog that selectively binds to the mu opioid receptor. It is used as a model for drug permeability experiments.

Dagestan
One of the former Associated Soviet Socialist Republics, situated on the Caspian Sea in southwest Russia.

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Dalcaine
A local anesthetic and cardiac depressant used as an antiarrhythmia agent. Its actions are more intense and its effects more prolonged than those of procaine but its duration of action is shorter than that of bupivacaine or prilocaine.

Dalacin C
An antibacterial agent that is a semisynthetic analog of LINCOMYCIN.

Dairy Products
Raw and processed or manufactured milk and milk-derived products. These are usually from cows (bovine) but are also from goats, sheep, reindeer, and water buffalo.

DAIs (Diffuse Axonal Injury)
A relatively common sequela of blunt head injury, characterized by a global disruption of axons throughout the brain. Associated clinical features may include NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; PERSISTENT VEGETATIVE STATE; DEMENTIA; and other disorders.

Dairy Product
Raw and processed or manufactured milk and milk-derived products. These are usually from cows (bovine) but are also from goats, sheep, reindeer, and water buffalo.

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