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    CAS Number: 98-96-4

    Pyrazinecarboxamide

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    Pyrazinecarboxamide, a nicotinamide analogue, is a prodrug that stops the growth of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.  It is used in Mycobacterium detection kits.
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