: a crystalline sulfonamide C6H8N2O2S that is the parent compound of most of the sulfa drugs
Examples of sulfanilamide in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe experience of children who were born with severe disabilities from thalidomide in the 1950s and ’60s, like that of the victims of sulfanilamide poisoning in the ’30s, prompted significant strengthening of government oversight.
Benjamin Mazer, The Atlantic, 13 July 2021 Geiling and his lab of graduate students, including Kelsey, set out to determine what exactly in the elixir was killing people: the solvent, the flavor or the sulfanilamide.
Leila Mcneill, Smithsonian, 8 May 2017
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