oligomer


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ol·i·go·mer

(ol'i-gō-mĕr),
A polymer containing fewer than 20 repeating units.

oligomer

/ol·i·go·mer/ (ol´ĭ-go-mer) a polymer formed by the combination of relatively few monomers.

oligomer

a molecule consisting of only a small number of MONOMERS.

ol·i·go·mer

(ol'i-gō-mĕr)
A polymer containing fewer than 20 repeating units.

oligomer (əlig´əmər),

n an organic polymer consisting of two or more organic molecules; dimethacrylate (Bis-GMA) and urethane dimethacrylate (UDMA) oligomers are the basis of most common resins.

oligomer

a short polymer.
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DBC develops UV curable oligomers with 1,000 to 1,500 molecular weight and 1,000 to 3,000 viscosity CPS that meet the need of its global customers.
In a diseased brain, the mobile amyloid beta oligomers attack the synapses of neurons, destroying memory and ultimately resulting in neuron death.
Samples containing oligomer and p-BAPS were evenly dispersed by vigorous stirring at 220[degrees]C for about 2 min.
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Polymer-oligomeric product (POP) TGD synthesis PTFE has a characteristic form of powder with particles size less than 5 microns, and comprising in the range of oligomer and polymer fractions of different molecular weight (from a few hundred to several hundred thousand units).
Furthermore the product disturbs the crystal growth of the oligomers which results in a formation of very small and dispersed oligomer crystals.
HBPUA oligomer has become an enormous crosslink network through UV-curing.
But prion protein's new job as an A-beta oligomer sensor may shed light on how A-beta proteins can damage brain cells.
The study titled "A role for Synaptic Zinc in Activity-Dependent A(beta) Oligomer Formation and Accumulation at Excitatory Synapses" was published in the April 1 issue of the Journal of Neuroscience.
An acrylic polymer has no cross-linkable functional group and an acrylic oligomer prepared by polymerization of monomers containing 10%-40% by weight of vinyl monomer with a lactam ring.