Chemorepellents

[Alcian blue]
Chemical formula;
Purpose for use; Dye
Test organisms;
Protozoa: Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena thermophila (ref. ID; 7337)

[2,5-Di-tert-butylhydroquinone (BHQ)]
Chemical formula;
Action mode; Inhibitors of sarcoplasmic/endoplasmic reticulum Ca2+ -dependent ATPase calcium pump. (ref. ID; 7424)
Test organisms;
Protozoa: Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7424)

[Dibutyl succinate] CAS[141-03-7]
Trade name; Dibutyl succinate: Tabatrex, Tabutrex
Chemical formula; C12H22O4
Purpose for use; Repellents for ant & cockroach.
Mode of toxic action; Diester. (ref. ID; 3327)
Toxicity; LD50 (oral): rat 8000 mg/kg
Test organisms;
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 3327)

[Cibacron blue]
Chemical formula;
Purpose for use; Dye
Test organisms;
Protozoa; Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena thermophila (ref. ID; 7337)

[Cyclopiazonic acid] CAS[18172-33-3] UN2811
Chemical formula; C20H20N2O3
Action mode; Inhibitors of sarcoplasmic/endoplasmic reticulum Ca2+ -dependent ATPase calcium pump. (ref. ID; 7424)
Test organisms;
Protozoa: Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7424)

[Cytochrome c]
Chemical formula;
Test organisms;
Protozoa; Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena thermophila (ref. ID; 7337)

[Purine nucleotide guanosine 5'-triphosphate (GTP)]
Chemical formula;
Action mode; Extracellular GTP causes membrane depolarization and repolarization on a time scale comparable to that of the periodic whirling/backward swimming behavior. (ref. ID; 7424)
Test organisms;
Protozoa; Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena thermophila (ref. ID; 7337)

[Nitro blue tetrazolium (NBT)]
Chemical formula;
Test organisms;
Protozoa; Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 7337)
Protozoa: Tetrahymena thermophila (ref. ID; 7337)

[Thapsigargin] CAS[67526-95-8] UN2811
Chemical formula; C34H50O12
Action mode; Inhibitors of sarcoplasmic/endoplasmic reticulum Ca2+ -dependent ATPase calcium pump. (ref. ID; 7424)
Test organisms;
Protozoa: Paramecium tetraurelia (ref. ID; 7424)