autooxidation


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au·to·ox·i·da·tion

(aw'tō-oks'i-dā'shŭn),
The direct combination of a substance with molecular oxygen at ordinary temperatures.
Synonym(s): autoxidation

au·to·ox·i·da·tion

(aw'tō-oks-i-dā'shŭn)
The direct combination of a substance with molecular oxygen at ordinary temperatures.
Synonym(s): autoxidation.
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14) Changes for this band area are a consequence of the double bond activation due to autooxidation mechanism (RCH=CH-R + [Co.
These results were in accordance with previous findings investigating the toxicity by using the Photobacterium test indicating comparably high toxicity of high molecular autooxidation products of phenolic compounds.
Effect of amino acids, peptides and related compounds on the autooxidation of ascorbic acid.
Porphyrins by autooxidation can generate biophotons and are involved in quantal perception.
As Jones points out, crosslinker mechanisms for latexes include the use of carbodiimides and aziridine crosslinkers as well as the autooxidation mechanism.
Japanese horse chestnut seed extract (HCSE) dose-dependently inhibited the autooxidation of linoleic acid (IC(50): 0.
dos Santos Afonso, "The Autooxidation of Hydrogen Sulphide in the Presence of Hematite," Colloids Surf.
The generation of superoxide radical during the autooxidation of haemoglobin.
6%) of the nominal concentration, mainly because of to autooxidation of arachidonic acid resulting in in vitro formation of 15-[F.
Many biomolecules undergo autooxidation reaction on contact with [O.
For example, it has been proposed that in oxidative lesion of the myocardial ischemia-reperfusion, it occurs the epinephrine autooxidation in adrenochrome, associated with [O.