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• Used to produce diabetes mellitus in experimental animals
• Alloxan (2,4,5,6-pyrimidinetetrone) is an oxygenated pyrimidine derivative
• (ә-lok´san) an oxidized product of uric acid that tends to destroy the islet cells of the pancreas
• A white crystalline pyrimidine derivative, CHON, used in biomedical research to induce diabetes in laboratory animals