tocol

to·col

(tō'kol),
Fundamental unit of the tocopherols; 6-phytylhydroquinone is in equilibrium with, in the chromanol form, 2-methyl-2-(4,8,12-trimethyltridecyl)chroman-6-ol.

tocol

A generic term for an antioxidant hidroquinone that is the basic unit for a group of eight naturally occurring fat-soluble compounds with vitamin E activity.

tocol

Any of a group of 8 naturally occurring fat soluble compounds with vitamin E activity; the most biologically active is d-α-tocopherol. See Vitamin E.
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the inquiry tea tocol - e lining enga the thtw ar an th sta to de wo W into Carl sacking is late' say's solicitor "The family are looking for answers about the circumstances that led Carl's tragic death, and I would hope the Welsh Government would be sensitive to the fact that this is a family still very much in the throes of grief.
Another UAMS BioVentures spinoff, Tocol Pharmaceuticals, recently announced a $1 million investment by La Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja, a university in Ecuador.
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With this in mind I developed a proactive protocol that I call BEPCOP, an acronym for "Barnes' Excellent Post Cesarean Oxytocin Pro tocol." This involves simply running a 500-mL bag of oxytocin (30 units in 500 mL of D5W) at a constant rate of 50 mL/hour, which provides 50 mU/min oxytocin over the first 10 hours postdelivery.
The terms of that 12A[degrees]point proA[degrees] tocol have been repeatedly violated, but Kiev and foreign governA[degrees] ments see it as the only viable roadmap to end the nineA[degrees]monthA[degrees]long conflict in which more than 5,000 people have been killed.
There is even a pro tocol for home-administered treatment for the do-it-yourself crowd.
High remission rates are seen in well - selected stage I, grade 1 confined to endometrium patients using progestin alone as a conservative treat- ment.4,13 Many other hormones, such as intrauter- ine progestins, gonadotropin- releasing hormone analogs (GnRHa), aromatase inhibitors, and selec- tive estrogen receptor modulators have shown their potential in treating as single agent or in addition to progestin therapy.11,14 Therefore we set up a pro- tocol treatment using a potent progestin; megestrol acetate in this study.
We used a previously validated electroconductivity pro tocol for glove integrity testing.
Gamma-tocotrienol, a tocol antioxidant as a potent radiopmtector.