Poisons

2017-07-28T15:56:49+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Persistent organic pollutant, Mercury(II) cyanide, Haff disease, Nitrogen dioxide, MPTP, Ethylene oxide, Dinitrogen trioxide, Dinitrogen pentoxide, Potassium ferricyanide, Hydrazoic acid, Nickel(II) oxide, Potassium tetraiodomercurate(II), Chromium trioxide, Oripavine, Mycotoxin, List of poisonous plants, Snake venom, Sulfur dioxide, Aplysiatoxin, Oxymorphazone, RDX, Terror in the Sky, Lead(II) sulfate, Silver fulminate, Strychnine poisoning, Carbon monoxide, Nitrocyclohexane, Carbophenothion, Convallatoxin, Lumiflavin flashcards Poisons
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  • Persistent organic pollutant
    Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that are resistant to environmental degradation through chemical, biological, and photolytic processes.
  • Mercury(II) cyanide
    Mercury(II) cyanide, also known as mercuric cyanide, is a coordination compound of nitrogen, carbon and mercury.
  • Haff disease
    Haff disease (German: Haffkrankheit) is the development of rhabdomyolysis (swelling and breakdown of skeletal muscle, with a risk of acute kidney failure) within 24 hours of ingesting fish.
  • Nitrogen dioxide
    Nitrogen dioxide is the chemical compound with the formula NO2.
  • MPTP
    MPTP (1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine) is a prodrug to the neurotoxin MPP+, which causes permanent symptoms of Parkinson's disease by destroying dopaminergic neurons in the substantia nigra of the brain.
  • Ethylene oxide
    Ethylene oxide, properly called oxirane by IUPAC, is the organic compound with the formula C2H4O.
  • Dinitrogen trioxide
    Dinitrogen trioxide is the chemical compound with the formula N2O3.
  • Dinitrogen pentoxide
    Dinitrogen pentoxide is the chemical compound with the formula N2O5.
  • Potassium ferricyanide
    Potassium ferricyanide is the chemical compound with the formula K3[Fe(CN)6].
  • Hydrazoic acid
    Hydrazoic acid, also known as hydrogen azide or azoimide, is a compound with the chemical formula HN3.
  • Nickel(II) oxide
    Nickel(II) oxide is the chemical compound with the formula NiO.
  • Potassium tetraiodomercurate(II)
    Potassium tetraiodomercurate(II) is an inorganic compound consisting of potassium cations and the tetraiodomercurate(II) anion.
  • Chromium trioxide
    Chromium trioxide is an inorganic compound with the formula CrO3.
  • Oripavine
    Oripavine is an opiate and the major metabolite of thebaine.
  • Mycotoxin
    A mycotoxin (from Greek μύκης (mykes, mukos) "fungus" and τοξικόν (toxikon) "poison") is a toxic secondary metabolite produced by organisms of the fungus kingdom, commonly known as molds.
  • List of poisonous plants
    Plants cannot move to escape their predators, so they must have other means of protecting themselves from herbivorous animals.
  • Snake venom
    Snake venom is highly modified saliva containing zootoxins which facilitates the immobilization and digestion of prey, and defends against threats.
  • Sulfur dioxide
    Sulfur dioxide (also sulphur dioxide) is the chemical compound with the formula SO2.
  • Aplysiatoxin
    Aplysiatoxin is a cyanotoxin produced by certain cyanobacteria species.
  • Oxymorphazone
    Oxymorphazone is an opioid analgesic drug related to oxymorphone.
  • RDX
    RDX is the organic compound with the formula (O2NNCH2)3.
  • Terror in the Sky
    Terror in the Sky is a low budget 1971 television movie remake of 1957's Zero Hour!, which itself was based on the 1956 television play Flight into Danger.
  • Lead(II) sulfate
    Lead(II) sulfate (PbSO4) is a white solid, which appears white in microcrystalline form.
  • Silver fulminate
    Silver fulminate (AgCNO) is the highly explosive silver salt of fulminic acid.
  • Strychnine poisoning
    Strychnine poisoning can be fatal to humans and other animals and can occur by inhalation, swallowing or absorption through eyes or mouth.
  • Carbon monoxide
    Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is slightly less dense than air.
  • Nitrocyclohexane
    Nitrocyclohexane is an organic compound with the molecular formula C6H11NO2.
  • Carbophenothion
    Carbophenothion also known as Stauffer R 1303 as for the manufacturer, Stauffer Chemical, is an organophosphorus chemical compound.
  • Convallatoxin
    Convallatoxin is a glycoside extracted from Convallaria majalis.
  • Lumiflavin
    Lumiflavin is a toxic product of photolysis of vitamin B2.