In the present study, we included no information regarding exposure to organic arsenic
via the diet (fish, shellfish, rice, and wine); however, such exposure is less harmful.
Diet is a large source of both inorganic and organic arsenic
for typical individuals.
In 1944, the FDA approved the first arsenic-containing animal drug, 3-Nitro (also known as Roxarsone), whose active ingredient was organic arsenic
They used past estimates of the ratios of liver arsenic to muscle arsenic, and inorganic to organic arsenic
in chickens and then factored in how much chicken U.
Determination of total arsenic, inorganic, and organic arsenic
species in wine.
The human body can metabolize organic arsenic
but not inorganic.
occurs naturally in apple juice, and all agree it is harmless.
Studies in 2003 showed the majority of organic arsenic
in roxarsone is excreted in manure, then breaks down into inorganic arsenic: a potent human carcinogen.
has initiated its second phase I study to assess safety and dosing of ZIO-101, the company's proprietary small molecule organic arsenic
Researchers at the Universities of Aberdeen, Scotland, and York, England, have found a previously unknown organic arsenic
compound in the urine of a rare breed of sheep.
Characterization of organic arsenic
compounds in bivalves.
Nasdaq: ZIOP), a drug development company employing small molecule and synthetic biology approaches to cancer therapy, announced today that results from preclinical studies of darinaparsin (Zinapar([R]) or ZIO-101), a novel organic arsenic
, in prostate cancer were presented at the AACR-NCI-EORTC International Conference on Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics, taking place November 12-16 in San Francisco.