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ol·i·go·mer

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

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.
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Reddy, "Developments of polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes (POSS), POSS nanocomposites and their applications: a review," Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research, vol.
Total Polyphenols (TP), Total Flavonoids (TF), and Oligomeric Proanthocyanidins (OPC) Contents.
In the present paper, we investigated the influence of host-associated proteins, A[[beta].sub.1-42] oligomers of various structures and pathogen-derived proteins, viral oligomeric proteins, on macrophage phenotype.
Endophilin2 Interacts with GluAl to Regulate Oligomeric A-[beta]-Induced AMPAR Dysfunction.
Crowder et al., "Mutations in exon 17B of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) cause pseudoachondroplasia," Nature Genetics, vol.
The molecular weights of the glycolyzed oligomeric products were measured by Gel Permeation Chromatography (GPC) (Ultrastyrogel column; Waters, USA).
(2008) Change in serum measurements of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein and association with the development and worsening of radiographic hip osteoarthritis.
Finally, ThT is only sensitive to amyloid fiber formation and cannot distinguish the different oligomeric species that may arise.
Oligomeric phosphonate polyol is identified as a safer alternative to pentaBDE.
They found that adding one particular set of these compounds, known as oligomeric procyanidins (PCs), to the food made the biggest difference in keeping the mice's weight down if they were on high-fat diets.
Metal coordination with silsesquioxane is only common when using incompletely condensed silsesquioxanes such as trisilanol and polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane (POSS).