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Tris

Abbreviation for tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane and tris(hydroxymethyl)methylamine; a buffer; used as a trivial name.

TRIS

tromethamine.

tris

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Ketan Mehta, chief executive officer of Tris Pharma, said that the CNS market, especially pediatric CNS, is an ideal application of the OralXR+ platform.
Vernalis said it will then acquire these products and they will be commercialised on approval in the US and a sales-based royalty will be paid to Tris.
The report provides brief overview of Tris Pharma, Inc.
TRIS and its derivatives might immediately react with an isocyanate hardener or catalyze a reaction of isocyanate and hydroxyl groups of a PUR foam extrusion product and a hydroxyalkyd binder, and thus, viscosity of the paint rose quickly after the addition of a hardener.
Solutions were prepared with Tris Buffer in the exact same manner and repeated for all glass batches.
Trapanese infused the soundtrack with bizarre field recordings and alien textures, but says the heart of the score occurs whenever Tris enters the futuristic simulations.
Tris and her brother, the indecisive Caleb (Elgort), Four and the ambiguous Peter (Teller) find allies in Factionless, a group that wants to put an end to the fascistic segregation of people, led by Evelyn JohnsonEaton (Naomi Watts)who just happens to be the estranged mother ofOK, for those who haven't read the book, no spoilers here.
is second adventure opens with Tris (Woodley), her lover Four (eo James), brother Caleb (Ansel Elgort) and Dauntless traitor Peter (Miles Teller) ensconced in the pacist enclave of Amity under the jurisdiction of Johanna (Octavia Spencer).
Along with an underground revolutionary leader played by an underused Naomi Watts, Tris and Four organize a revolt against Janine.
Not to say that the upbeat tempo, tight editing and a darker and more adamant Tris character is not welcome, but the sheer joy and guilty pleasure of "Divergent" is submerged in the heavy and philosophically didactic waters of "Insurgent.
The second film opens with Tris (Woodley), her lover Four (Theo James), brother Caleb (Ansel Elgort) and Dauntless traitor Peter (Miles Teller) ensconced in the pacifist enclave of Amity under the jurisdiction of Johanna (Octavia Spencer).
She stripped off for bedroom scenes in her new film as Divergent hero Tris Prior.