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Manipulating living organisms to produce a technical solution to a known problem.
Gregor MendelMendel was born July 22, 1822 into a German-speaking family of Heinzendorf, Moravia, Austrian Empire (now Hynčice (part of Vražné), district of Nový Jičín, Czech Republic)." His family has never been highly recognized and there is very little information on them. They say his fath…
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Here are 3 definitions:A place where scientists store DNA information from plants and animals so that they can use it to reintroduce desired genes back into a gene pool at a desired time.A facility established for the ex situ conservation of individuals (seeds), tissues, or reproductive cells of pla…
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One technique used in the novel To Kill a Mockingbird that was intended to establish a feeling of mystery is something you could call a 'flashback method' -they start the book off with talking about how Scout's brother Jem got his arm broken at the elbow when he was nearly thirteen. This is suposed …
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Bioengineered Species and the Enviroment Usually, they promote greater diversity. It depends on how they were engineered, however. This question cannot be answered in and of itself. An example of a bioengineered species would be needed to answer the question. If the question is about the global…
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Biostatistics or biometry is a mashup of mathematical and biological sciences. Biostatistics are essential in public health, clinical trials, and biological sequence analysis and agricultural applications.
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There are three main parts of a gene. First, the promoter includes when and where the gene should be transcribed. Then, the coding sequence contains the instructions for making a protein. Last, the terminator indicates that the coding sequence is over.
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Gene therapy is a method of treatment. It is specifically used to treat patients who are suffering from diseases due to defective genes. Essentially, the treatment involves researchers replacing the defective or faulty genes with a normal functioning gene. It involves: 1) Detection of gene 2)Deter…
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The Best Way to Study: Set a specific time each day to work on your homework and studying. Treat it like a job, and just go do it. Keep good notes -- see the Related Questions if you need help with that. Your notes are the best thing to study. Read over the textbook -- just look at the bold h…
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Biotechnology is the exploitation of biological processes for industrial and other purposes, especially the genetic manipulation of microorganisms. The exploitation of biological processes for industrial and other purposes, especially the genetic manipulation of microorganisms for the production …
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i have two methodsin bith methods the column used is c8one method is pH at 4.0 with triethyl amine and another with ionpairin both casess small amount of THF is required to separate critical impuritiesfor dosage form the suggested method is with ion pair
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Nutrient agar Peptone - 5 g/LMeat extract - 1 g/LYeast extract - 2 g/LSodium chloride - 5 g/LAgar - 15 g/LpH - 7.0 ± 0.2Storage temperature - 2-8°C Nutrient broth is a liquid formulation that does not contain agar Nutrient Borth are used for enrihment of specified bateria like E,coli and salmnel…
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A lot of information is pretty specific to a particular aim being rationalized in the paper. Hence, it does represent a very esoteric viewpoint that may not hold true for all systems in general. Right now, there are many papers which seem to portray "good" information through experiments in the …
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5 and 7 Step Methods The 5 Step Method: define the problem create a prediction that provides explanation create a scientific procedure to test the ideas observation of results in the procedure form a conclusion based on all of the other steps. The 7 Step Mehod: Ask and define the question. G…
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The principle for an auto blood analyzer is to count blood cells and biochemical properties in the blood. An automated blood analyzer is a machine that does its function automatically.
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See Related Links See the Related Links for "Columbia.edu: Phosphate buffer automatic calculator" to the bottom for the answer.
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A colloid in which the disperse phase has combined with the dispersion medium to produce a semisolid material, such as a jelly.
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Gel is used for sculpting hair, and sometimes maintaining small hair flaws you cant gel down with something like a straightening iron. Gel is very popular among teenage guys so they can make there hair spiky or something. Hope this helps!
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Basically, a meat substitute like Quorn or Tofu. It gives a lot of protein like real meat does, so it's a healthy substitute for meat. Vegetarians find it useful, but it is healthier than meat so can actually be considered a much better option. It's primary function is to taste like meat and give th…
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Answer the answer i would like to give. there are many biochemical tests for detection of various types of bacteria. 1. carbohydrate utilization tests (sugar test). - lactose , sucrose , mannitol , maltose , xylose and dextrose. 2. imvic test. it includes indole test , methyl red test , voges …
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it is used to clone things and make super things.
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scientists have succeeded in using gene therapy to grow new auditory hair cells and restore hearing in deafened adult guinea pig's major step forward in the search for new ways to treat hearing loss in humans.
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The branches of biotechnology are: Red biotechnology-that is used for medical processes, like finding genetic cures by going through genomic manipulations and creating organisms to produce antibiotics. Green biotechnology- that is used in reference to agricultural processes that use biotechnology. E…
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Gene Shipley is now on an ABA team in California. I saw him play Sunday, January 3,2010
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The disadvantages of biotechnology is that the cloning of fruit and vegetables can leave farmers broke and many other people. It also affects the dependence of the consumers on plants, and Patris what do you think is your answer? Can you answer this? NO because Iring nag gakos.Nean:)
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Some fields in biotechnology include: genetic engineering, transgenics, medical biotechnology, etc.Subjects you would need to study in college include chemistry, biology, math, genetics, and subjects specific to the field of study you are majoring in.Divisions of biotechnology are:Red biotechnology …
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Some products of biotechnology are: vinegar, soy sauce, medicine tablets or capsules, chips, cookies and many factory made or home made products.
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Biotechnology is the devlopment of industrial processes using lving organisms or the modification of living organisms for industrial purposes. Examples of Biotechnology:- Brewing, without biotechnology (the use of yeast to ferment sugars) there would be no beer, no wine, no vodka, no whiskey. Ethan…
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Bioinformatics is basically using computers to organize and analyze biological data, like comparing genomes between organisms or species.
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What is Shake Flask fermentation Shake Flask fermentation is a cheapest ans simplest technique to grow bacteria or fungi, aerobically, in small volumes of nutrient broth. The broth is poured into erlenmeyer flasks equipped with cotton-wool stoppers, and autoclaved. After cooling, some microbes a…
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There are many. Simple microscope, compound microscope, light microscope, scanning electron microscope, Transmission Electron Microscope, Dissection microscope, etc,but all together there are about 20 different types of microscopes.
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Insulin, interferons, growth hormon . Erythropoietin
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biotechnologies disadvantages are horses, dogs, bunnies, wolves, and crackers that are unsalted
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It includes ethical and moral issues about cloning and the effect of this in society.
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there are seven type of microscope.they are (1)Electron microscope(2)compound microscope(3)light microscope(4)scanning electron microscope(5)transmission electron microscope(6)dark field microscope and(7)light field microscope
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its ethidium Bromide that's moving out!!!!! check with the amt of rna loaded!and its quite possible the isolation is bad... how is the o.d  its ethidium Bromide that's moving out!!!!! check with the amt of rna loaded!and its quite possible the isolation is bad... how is the o.d
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Ofcourse There is no specifica sylabus for national wide universities i am The student of biotechnology appered this final year.Go throught he basics of biochemistry,cellbiology,biophysics,physical and organic chemistry,You need to attempt some maths questions also...genetics plays a prior importanc…
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problmes of biotechnology
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Mitochondria are organelles in the cytoplasm of cells that function in energy production.
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Biotechnology is essentially the use of technology to make biological processes benifit mankind. Advantages include: The design of diagnostic kits The creation of genome analysis tools through bioinformatics Genetic engineering techniques to improve food crops Molecular biology method to help un…
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Asia is the countries pioneered the development of new industries by using microbes in factories
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The three main areas of Biotechnology are: 1) Plant: mass production of sterile [disease and pest free] 'plantlets' in glass [test] tubes ready for shipment anywhere;2) MAB's: monoclonal antibodies; many famous examples such as the pregnancy test kit; &3) Industrial: three liter to 30,000 liter …
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1)simple microscope 2)compound microscope 3)Sterio microscope 4)Electron microscope
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read to your notebook
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The chemical formula for carbon dioxide is CO2.
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Homologous provide evidence for evolution because it shows the similarities and how we evolved from the same ancestors
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Biotechnology has helped develop our country. Biotechnology can help us know about several different things from knowing about cells/bacteria and their structures to knowing about what elements are in different things. It has already helped us learn about Bacteria and what we can do about the negati…
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HPLC stands for high performance liquid chromatography. It is a liquid chromatography which involves the separation of the compounds on the basis of their polarity. It is used to analyze, identify, purify & quantify the compounds.
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The illuminating parts of a microscope are the parts that enable us to see the detail of the subject placed under the microscope.
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ahm.. baho mu ug KIKI tanan. hahahhahahahhahahahahhahhaa wla ko kabalo sa answer! nganu mangutana man mu? mga ANIMAL!!!! hahahahmonggol ang kryptonatikz.. :)))))SAVE <3
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done msc biotech and worked on hplc and gc. doing now reaserch on rice to know dominating genes by markera. how this vl help me getting a job
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banana mango Examples of Glow Foods are: Yellow and orange fruits and vegetables, dark green leafy vegetables, bran, blackstrap molasses, brown rice, brewer's yeast, nori, oily fish, eggs, yogurt, citrus fruits, rose hips, red and green peppers, broccoli, bean sprouts, cultured milk products such…
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the illuminating parts of a microscope are the diaphragm and the condenser...but i'am not xure that the condenser is belong...i think it's the mirror or what we call the light source..
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Cell signalling cascade, membrane transfer of molecules, etc.
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The previous post, despite it's fervent effort; and not for lack of eloquence or even research, failed to even address the question at hand: Can we gain eternal life through scientific avenues. It is possible (and as some researchers note, inevitable) for us to retain eternal life through science. …
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PREPARATION OF NUTRIENT AGAR Bacteriological media come an a wide range of types. Nutrient Agar is a complex medium because it contains ingredients with contain unknown amounts or types of nutrients. Nutrient Agar contains Beef Extract (0.3%), Peptone (0.5%) and Agar (1.5%) in water. Beef extrac…
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Tautomerism refers to an equilibrium between two different structure of the same compound. Usually the tautomers differ in the point of attachment of a hydrogen atom. Tautomers are two forms of a compound that interconvert by a process known as tautomerization. A common type of tautomer is found wi…
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The CTAB extraction procedure is from Rogers and Bendich (1986). The magic bullet is supposed to be the separation of polysaccharides from nucleic acids by the use of CTAB. The technique capitalizes on the previous observations that nucleic acids can be selectively precipitated with CTAB. RNA and…
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Bioremediation uses living organisms to clean up contaminated soil or water. Despite its broad definition, bioremediation usually refers specifically to the use of microorganisms. Bioremediation is a combination of two words - bio, short for biological, and remediation, which means to remedy. The us…
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foods rich in vitamins...like fruits...
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I think if I remember well is a group of proteins or enzymes that belong to the superfamily of HEME. The metal involved has to be Fe, due to its magnetic powers to exchange protons in molecules affected by the Cytochrome.Is found everywhere in the living organisms and inside the cells. Our liver has…
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the importance and significance of biotechnology can be understod by the fact that its development has been associated with almost every field. The developments made in these sphere is basically for the benefit of mankind through these biodiversities.
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Functionally, tween 20 is a detergent. This chemical is used in a variety of buffers and other reagents that are commonplace in a laboratory. Tween 20 helps maintain pH and is used to wash nitrocellulose or PVDF membrane during the western blotting process. It is height unlikely the substance would …
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i think microbiology is more better than bio-technology as after bs in microbiology one can easily found job in different fields and it is good . but bio-technology is also good as after bs u have to do msc and than pg than u got a good job.
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biotechnology is using living organisms to produce food or other products for exampl bacteria are used to produce human insulin or youghurtBiotechnology is using cells and molecules to improve our lives. Biotechnology can be use in baking, brewing and breeding food crops or animals.
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Combination Therapy The drugs that are used to combat HIV infection work by interfering with the process by which HIV reproduces itself - offsetting the advantage that HIV has over the immune system. Although the drugs can not entirely suppress the viral reproduction process, they can slow it do…
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Answer A sugar, a phosphate, and a nitrogenous base. In DNA, the sugar is deoxyribose; in RNA it is ribose. In each nucleic acid, there are four different bases. In DNA these are adenine, guanine, cytosine, and thymine. In RNA they are the same except that there is no thymine, but uracil instea…
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There is no particular disadvantage of Biotechnology.Mostly the disadvantage is in the ethical side. There are many controversies about GM crops. It is considered unethical because we "create" new type of plants focused on high yield under stressful conditions in low cost,by genetically manipulating…
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A multifunctional enzyme is one that has multiple functions. In most cases, enzymes are only activated by a specific substrate or ligand. However, some enzymes have the ability to catalyze a number of different reactions which are not always functionally similar to each other.
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That they focus upon living organisms and systems through different agendas is the relationship between biotechnology and organic farming. Biotechnology stresses in-lab means which include genetic modification whereas organic farming will accept nothing genetically altered, non-organically made, or …
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There have been many famous biologists throughout the years. Joseph Lister is famous for using antiseptics to sterilize wounds. James Watson is the co-discoverer of the DNA structure, and Jane Goodall is famous for studying the biology and behavior of chimps.
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Uses of Biotechnology Biotechnology can be used for hundreds of things. It's already made it's impact on medicine, the environment, edibles, clothing, agriculture...practically everything! The manufacture of beer, cheese, cottage cheese, wine and bread all utilize biotechnology, High Yileding Vari…
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Biological Magnification, also called bioaccumulation -- is the process whereby certain substances such as pesticides or heavy metals move up the food chain. These substances work their way into rivers or lakes, and are eaten by aquatic organisms such as fish, which in turn are eaten by large birds…
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More than 180, according to http://www.genomenewsnetwork.org/resources/sequenced_genomes/genome_guide_p1.shtmlI counted 192 at that same site, I think. Anyone know when it was last updated?
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Sabouraud Agar is used as a selective media to isolate yeasts and molds. generally, use a complex kind of media, involving plant or animal extracts.
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•It is related by all the fields are about technology and biology (science).•They all have engineering principals.•It studies the different materials and how it all works together to create a new invention.
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this is an equipment used for sterilisation ususaly at high temperature and pressure.mostly 121C for 15 minutes
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All ethers are polar molecules. They are less polar than an equivalent alcohol or ester, but the lone electrons on the oxygen atoms makes polar bonding likely.
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Biotechnology is the development of products by using a biological process. Many problems associated with water, air, and soil contaminants can be fixed with new biotechnology.
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carbon dioxide is written like this: CO2 (small 2 at the bottom) for a formula
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Submerged fermentation we can say is like airlift fermentation.
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Cost per test for may exceed traditional testing methods such as microscopy.Most rapid tests have limited shelf lives that place increased demands on procurement and distribution systems.They are mainly qualitative, producing only "yes/no" answers that may yield less information than the existing la…
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one of the advantages is that it can get much faster to the market and much fresher one disadvantage is that is costs a lot of money for the poor farmers
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agar is used for growing microbes as to culture microorganisms you must provide a culture medium containing carbohydrate as an energy source along with mineral ions and protein and vitamins. these nutrients are often contained in an agar medium. agar is a substance that can dissolve in hot water to …
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Biofertilizer is still an unclear term. It can be easily found that biofertilizers are identified as plant extract, composted urban wastes, and various microbial mixtures with unidentified constituents, and chemical fertilizer formulations supplemented with organic compounds. Likewise, the scientifi…
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1. Write a question 2. State the problem 3.Form a testable hypothesis 4.Test the hypothesis 5.Collect and analyze data 6.Draw conclusions 7.Communicate results
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Gene splicing is the removal of introns(intervening sequences) from the primary trascript of a discontinuous gene during the process of Transcription. Gene splicing is the process of chemically cutting DNA in order to add bases to the DNA strand. The DNA is cut using special chemicals called restri…
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The definition of biotechnology varies, but a simple definition is the use of organisms by man. One example of biotechnology is cloning. We have been cloning plants for centuries. Each time a leaf is excised from a violet plant and placed in soil to grow a new plant, cloning has occurred. Today, we …
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Genetic engineering is the use of science to recombine DNA in many different procedures to develop organisms. Genetic engineering is mostly used in agriculture and medicine.
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An early microscope was made in 1590 inMiddleburg, The Netherlands Three eyeglass makers are variously given credit: Hans Lippershey (who developed an early telescope); Zach arias Jansen, with the help of his father, Hans Janssen. Giovanni Faber coined the name for Galileo Galilee's compound microsc…
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CTAB is a buffer used in genetics to lyse (break down) the cell wall and membrane systems in a plant cell to allow DNA out of the nucleus so it can be studied.D-Train
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high performance liquid chromatography. Generally the stationary phase in HPLC is known as reversed phase as the stationary phase is non-polar while the mobile phase is polar.
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Examples of chemical properties are: heat of combustion, reactivity with water, PH, and electromotive force.
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The solar system comprises of billions of items. The central part of the system is the Sun (Sol) hence "sol"ar system. From there other bodies rotate around the Sun's centre of gravity in various orbits. They range from planet's (Moons - but not directly), dwarf planets, comet's asteroids, met…
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Sodium dodecyl sulphate (SDS) is an anionic detergent which denatures proteins by "wrapping around" the polypeptide backbone - and SDS binds to proteins fairly specifically in a mass ratio of 1.4:1. In so doing, SDS confers a negative charge to the polypeptide in proportion to its length - ie: the d…
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