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Dihydroxyacetone

A ketotriose compound. Its addition to blood preservation solutions results in better maintenance of 2,3-diphosphoglycerate levels during storage. It is readily phosphorylated to dihydroxyacetone phosphate by triokinase in erythrocytes. In combination with naphthoquinones it acts as a sunscreening agent.
Also Known As:
1,3-Dihydroxy-2-Propanone; Chromelin; ICN Brand of Dihydroxyacetone; Summers Brand of Dihydroxyacetone; Vitadye; 1,3 Dihydroxy 2 Propanone; 2-Propanone, 1,3-dihydroxy-
Networked: 47 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 3 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Emery, Peter W: 2 articles (07/2006 - 02/2005)
2. Hwalla, Nahla: 2 articles (07/2006 - 02/2005)
3. Obeid, Omar A: 2 articles (07/2006 - 02/2005)
4. Rückriemen, Jana: 1 article (09/2015)
5. Henle, Thomas: 1 article (09/2015)
6. Schwarzenbolz, Uwe: 1 article (09/2015)
7. Adam, Simone: 1 article (09/2015)
8. Crick, Dean C: 1 article (09/2011)
9. Amin, Anita G: 1 article (09/2011)
10. Basaraba, Randall: 1 article (09/2011)

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