polyelectrolyte


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polyelectrolyte

(pol-ē-ĕ-lek-trō-līt),
Multply-charged polymers, of potential usefulness, in biolubrication of flexible prostheses.

polyelectrolyte

[pol′ē·ilek′trəlīt]
Etymology: Gk, polys + elektron, amber, lytos, soluble
a substance with many charged or potentially charged groups.
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Each polyelectrolyte layer is formed by the absorption of charged polyelectrolyte species from solution onto an oppositely charged surface.
Alhydrogel (360 [micro]l) was added drop wise to a solution of the polyelectrolyte (40 [micro]l) upon vortexing and the system incubated for 10 min.
Key words: biosensor; cell growth; electrical monitoring; gold electrodes; impedance spectroscopy; polyelectrolyte multilayers.
Furthermore, arrays can be enlarged by encoding the bead subpopulations with templates of different diameters and by introducing additional fluorescence markers within the polyelectrolyte layers (e.
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Tests were performed to evaluate a hypothesis that the strength increase was caused by the formation of polyelectrolyte complexes (PECs) in the bulk phase, with the PEC depositing on the fibers.
In this report, we describe the investigation of photo-induced alignment in ultrathin films consisting of azobenzene dyes and polyelectrolyte layers fabricated using the APD technique (or LAMSA).
Polyelectrolyte nature of F-actin and mechanism of actin bundle formation.
Domain-Containing Polyelectrolyte Films for the Entrapment of Active Compounds
Other topics are the theoretical modeling of non-noble metal electrocatalysts for acid and alkaline PEM fuel cells, membranes for alkaline polyelectrolyte fuel cells, and automotive applications of alkaline membrane fuel cells.
Polydiallyldimethylammonium chloride (PDADMAC) polymer was the first synthetic polyelectrolyte to be approved by the US food and drug administration for water treatment.