Loiseau PM1, Lubert P, Wolf JG.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2000 Nov;44(11):2954-61.Twelve new dithiaarsanes were evaluated for their in vitro and in vivo trypanocidal properties in regard to their three parent molecules, 4-amino-phenylarsenoxide, melarsenoxide, and 4-dansylamino-phenylarsenoxide. The most potent dithiaarsane, compound 2b, had a minimum effective concentration of 1.5 nM after 48 h of incubation and at a dose of 0.39 micromol/kg of body weight (0.2 mg/kg) administered subcutaneously cured 100% of mice acutely infected with Trypanosoma brucei brucei CMP. Read More