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the chemical reaction whereby electrons are removed (oxidation) from atoms of the substance being oxidized and transferred to those being reduced (reduction).
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Contraction of oxidation-reduction. See: oxidation-reduction potential.
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Contraction of reduction-oxidation.
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It was found that the values of Ipa/Ipc (ratio of anodic to cathodic peak currents) and DEp (cathodic to anodic peak separation) for the first and second redox processes were close to the reversible system (Table 2).
Redox provides an API solution for clinical integration with electronic medical record systems.
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