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Chelating agent

Definition noun, plural: chelating agents A ligand, often an organic compound, which reacts with a metal ion to produce a... Read More

Fura-2

Fura-2 (Science: chemical) a fluorescent calcium chelating agent which is used to study intracellular calcium in many... Read More

Chelation

Definition noun (biochemistry) (1) The combination of a metal ion with a chemical compound, forming a ring. (2) The binding... Read More

Dimercaprol

Dimercaprol (Science: chemical) 2,3-dimercapto-1-propanol. An anti-gas warfare agent that is effective against lewisite... Read More

Egtazic acid

Egtazic acid (Science: chemical) a chelating agent relatively more specific for calcium and less toxic than edetic acid... Read More

Chelator

Definition noun, plural: chelating agents A ligand, often an organic compound, which reacts with a metal ion to produce a... Read More

Edetic acid

Edetic acid (Science: chemical) N,n'-1,2-ethanediylbis(n-(carboxymethyl)glycine). A chelating agent used mainly in the form... Read More

Pectinase

Definition noun, plural: pectinases Any enzyme that breaks down pectin, a polysaccharide substrate found in the cell wall of... Read More

Chelate

Definition noun, plural: chelates (chemistry) A complex formed through chelation. ‘’adjective’’ (chemistry) (1)... Read More

Histadine

Histadine (Science: biochemistry) Is intricately involved in a large number of critical metabolic processes, ranging from... Read More

De-lead

De-lead to cause the mobilization and excretion of lead deposited in the bones and other tissues, as by the administration... Read More

Calcein

Calcein (Science: chemical) a calcium chelating agent that fluoresces brightly in the presence of bound calcium. The... Read More

Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid

Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (HOOC-CH2)2N(CH2) 2N(CH2-COOH)2;a chelating agent used to remove multivalent cations from... Read More

Edathamil

Edathamil --> ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (HOOC-CH2)2N(CH2) 2N(CH2-COOH)2;a chelating agent used to remove multivalent... Read More