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pivalate

 [piv´ah-lāt]
USAN contraction for trimethylacetate.

piv·a·late

(piv'ă-lāt),
USAN-approved contraction for trimethylacetate, (CH3)3C-CO2-.

pivalate

/piv·a·late/ (piv´ah-lāt) USAN contraction for trimethylacetate.

pivalate

USAN contraction for trimethylacetate.
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The use of pivalic acid as a reference substance in measurements of production of volatile fatty acids by rumen micro-organisms in vitro.
Anaerobic Mineralization of Quaternary Carbon Atoms: Isolation of Denitrifying Bacteria on Pivalic Acid (2,2-Dimethylpropionic acid).
pivalic acid and valproate) or those arising from various inborn errors of metabolism, and it can also interact with membranes to change their physiochemical properties (5).
In addition, the administration of antibiotics containing pivalic acid derivatives may lead to false-positive screening results (3).
Succinonitrile coalesces into the atomic structure called a body-cantered cubic, like that of iron, whereas pivalic acid takes on the face-centered cubic structure of metals that include aluminum and copper.
Earth's gravity, by causing convection currents, affects the shape and rate of dendritic growth of succinonitrile and pivalic acid crystals.
The most recent experiment, on pivalic acid, flew in late 1997.
Certain drug therapies and other compounds, including valproic acid, pivalic acid, and benzoic acid, also produce an acylcarnitine.
As described for C4 and other acylcarnitines, a repeat analysis will not elucidate which of the disorders is present with the exception of ruling out a false result attributable to supplementation or pivalic acid.