autoxidation


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autoxidation

 [aw″tok-sĭ-da´shun]
the spontaneous reaction of a compound with molecular oxygen at room temperature.

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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The autoxidation of the beta-carotene/linoleic acid system (Figure 6(c)) evaluated in this study does not show significant differences between control and coated fruits, regardless of formulation.
Autoxidation follows a free-radical chain mechanism, depicted in its simplest form in Scheme 1.
Glucose autoxidation as the cause of protein damage in the experimental glycation model of diabetes mellitus and ageing," The Biochemical Journal, vol.
Ultraviolet (UV) light is considered to accelerate autoxidation process by triggering the hydrocarbon abstraction which thus results in the formation of alkyl radicals (Turek et al., 2012; Choe and Min, 2006; AOCS, 2003).
This process is called autoxidation. However, if unaided, the reaction rates are very slow.
oleifera oil at all three levels tended to inhibit the autoxidation process in the stored ice cream.
The Autoxidation of Aromatic Hydrocarbons Catalyzed with Cobaltic Acetate in Acetic Acid Solution: I.
A simplified scheme of autoxidation of soybean oil alkyd is shown in Scheme 1.
(8) A previous report demonstrated thiamine quenching of superoxide generated by pyrogallol autoxidation. It was also stated that no appreciable reaction of thiamine with hydrogen peroxide occurred, but no data were provided.
The autoxidation of human red cell lipids induced by hydrogen peroxide.
While terpenes dominated the emissions (>95%) of chips and fresh powder, aldehydes from autoxidation of fatty acids appeared after technical drying.