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Search Results for: labile

Heat-labile

Definition adjective Likely to be altered or degradation when subjected to heat Supplement In chemistry, the lability of a... Read More

Labile

Labile 1. Gliding, moving from point to point over the surface, unstable, fluctuating. 2. (Science: chemistry) Chemically... Read More

Streptolysin O

Definition noun An oxygen-labile, immunogenic hemolysin produced by or derived from some strains of... Read More

Complement

Complement (Science: immunology) a term originally used to refer to the heat labile factor in serum that causes immune... Read More

Membrane attack complex

membrane attack complex --> complement (Science: immunology) A term originally used to refer to the heat labile factor in... Read More

Molecular distillation

molecular distillation distillation in high vacuum, intended to make possible use of low temperatures to minimise damage to... Read More

Phosphodiester bond

Phosphodiester Bond Definition Phosphodiester bonds are the backbone of the strands of nucleic acid present in the life... Read More

Flagellar antigen

Flagellar antigen The heat-labile antigens associated with bacterial flagella, in contrast to somatic antigen. See: h... Read More

Streptolysin S

Definition noun A nonantigenic, oxygen-stable β-hemolytic enzyme produced by some bacteria, especially... Read More