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Detergent

Detergent (Science: chemistry) An agent which purifies or cleanses. (Science: cell biology) amphipathic, surface active,... Read More

New microcapsules put more medication into the bloodstream to treat disease

Scientists are reporting a potential solution to a problem that limits the human body’s ability to absorb and use... Read More

Granulation Technology for Bioproducts by K.L. Kadam

Granulation Technology for Bioproducts       ... Read More

Plants Become Green Mr. Clean To Combat Toxic Messes

WASHINGTON, D.C. The next big way to clean up toxic sites may be coaxing plants to become janitors, a Michigan State... Read More

Sex Genes Of Fish Disrupted By Common Household Products

BALTIMORE, Md. -- Traces of ordinary products, flushed and tossed away from millions of homes, gardens and garages, are... Read More

The gallbladder: The digestive holding tank

The gallbladder is a holding tank for bile, the body's digestive detergent. A greenish brown fluid produced in the liver,... Read More

Joining Forces: Scientists Use Peptides And Lipopeptides To Fight Bacteria

The "resistance movement" founded by bacteria to combat antibiotics may be losing ground. By combining key... Read More

Breakthrough: Scientists Create 3-D Map Of Cell Membrane Ion Pump At Near Atomic Resolution

CHAPEL HILL - For the first time, scientists have succeeded in mapping the structure of an ion pump in cells' plasma... Read More

Lighting the Way: Measuring Surface Tension Just Got Easier

Inventors at Oxford University have developed a new method to indirectly measure the surface tension of liquid by tracking... Read More

Troubleshooting: Cell Culture

Problem Possible Cause Suggested Solution Rapid pH shift in medium Incorrect carbon dioxide (CO2)... Read More

Phases

phase separation (Science: chemistry) The separation of fluid phases that contain different concentrations of common... Read More

Hard soap

Hard soap a soap made with olive oil, or some other suitable oil or fat, and sodium hydroxide; used as a detergent, and in... Read More

Biodegradable

Capable of being decomposed by e.g. bacteria; a biodegradable detergent.Pertaining to substances that are able to decompose... Read More

Phase separation

phase separation (Science: chemistry) The separation of fluid phases that contain different concentrations of common... Read More