Quinine Sulfate is used to study the metabolism of hemozoin in malarial parasites. It is also used to study the toxicity of heme complexes.
|Mechanism of Action||Quinine Sulfate Inhibits the mitochondrial ATP-regulated potassium channel.|
|Molecular Formula||C20H24N2O2 ∙ 0.5H2O4S ∙H20|
|References||Holfels E et al. “In vitro effects of artemisinin ether, cycloguanil hydrochloride (alone and in combination with sulfadiazine), quinine sulfate, mefloquine, primaquine phosphate, trifluoperazine hydrochloride, and verapamil on Toxoplasma gondii .” Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 38.6 (1994): 1392–1396|