Schiff base(redirected from Aldimine)
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Related to Aldimine: Schiff base, Pyridoxal phosphate
condensation products of aldehydes and ketones with primary amines; the compounds are stable if there is at least one aryl group on the nitrogen or carbon. Compare: ketimine.
Schiff,Hugo, German chemist in Florence, 1834-1915.
Kasten fluorescent Schiff reagents - see under Kasten
ninhydrin-Schiff stain for proteins
periodic acid-Schiff stain - a tissue-staining procedure. Synonym(s): PAS stain
Schiff base - condensation products of aldehydes and ketones with primary amine. Synonym(s): aldimine
Schiff reagent - used for aldehydes and in histochemistry to detect polysaccharides, DNA, and proteins.