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Definition of the noun acrylamide
What does acrylamide mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acrylamides
- a white crystalline amide of propenoic acid can damage the nervous system and is carcinogenic in laboratory animals
Alternative definition of the noun acrylamide
- [organic compound] The amide of acrylic acid, CH2=CH.CONH2; used in the manufacture of polyacrylamides.
Acrylamide is a chemical compound with the chemical formula C₃H₅NO. Its IUPAC name is prop-2-enamide. It is a white odorless crystalline solid, soluble in water, ethanol, ether, and chloroform. Acrylamide decomposes in the presence of acids, bases, oxidizing agents, iron, and iron salts. It decomposes non-thermally to form ammonia, and thermal decomposition produces carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, and oxides of nitrogen.
- also known as 아크릴아마이드, Akrilamit, 丙烯酰胺
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by Joseph T. Piechocki, Karl Thoma
Acrylamide is an acrylic monomer, which is widely used in gel electrophoresis, as a polymer formed in situ by peroxide...
Bioactive Compounds in Foods (2009)
by John Gilbert, Hamide Şenyuva
Acrylamide is a white crystalline solid, is odourless and has high solubility in water (2155 g/L water). It is a reactive chemical, which is used as a monomer starting material in the synthesis of polyacrylamides used, e.g. in purification of water, ...
by Richard Lawley, Laurie Curtis, Judy Davis
Acrylamide is a neurotoxin at high levels of exposure and may cause a range of symptoms such as numbness in the hands and feet. It has also been shown to be genotoxic in animal studies. However, it is considered unlikely that the levels ...
by Hanne Hjorth Tonnesen
Acrylamide is an acrylic monomer widely used in gel electrophoresis as a polymer formed in situ by peroxide or...
by Bashar Katirji, Henry J. Kaminski, Robert L. Ruff
Introduction Acrylamide is a chemical compound used in grouting agents and in research laboratories; polyacrylamide is a flocculator used in wastewater treatment plants . Acrylamide is absorbed by dermal, GI, or respiratory contact .
by K Skog, J Alexander
Stability in foods prior to analysis Acrylamide is a difunctional monomer containing a reactive electron-deficient double ...
by Elizabeth Ward, M.S., R.D.
Acrylamide is a potentially harmful compound formed in foods processed at high temperatures. Acrylamide is known to cause cancer in animals and may be toxic to the nervous systems of animals and humans. In April 2002, the Swedish ...
by Barry Leonard
Acrylamide is a toxic pollutant of air and water.
Biology, Biochemistry by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Acrylamide is a chemical compound with the chemical formula C3H5NO. Its IUPAC name is prop2enamide. It is a white odourless crystalline solid, soluble in water, ethanol, ether, and chloroform. Acrylamide is incompatible with acids, bases, ...
e-Study Guide for: Casarett and Doulls Toxicology : Basic Science of Poisons by Klaassen, ISBN 9780071470513 (2012)
by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Acrylamide: Acrylamide is a chemical compound with the chemical formula C 3 H 5 NO.Its IUPAC name is prop2enamide.Itis a white odourless crystalline solid, solubleinwater, ethanol,ether, and chloroform. Acrylamide is incompatible with ...
Above its melting point, however, liquid acrylamide polymerizes rapidly and exothermically (Habermann, 1991). Acrylamide is a bifunctional monomer containing a reactive electron-deficient double bond and an amide group, and it undergoes ...
Chemistry, Materials science by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Acrylamide is a chemical compound with the chemical formula C 3 H 5 NO. Its IUPAC name is prop2enamide.It is a white odourless crystalline solid, soluble in water, ethanol, ether, and chloroform. Acrylamide is incompatible with acids, bases, ...
Bacterial Pathogenesis (2008)
Methods and Protocols by Frank R. DeLeo
Acrylamide is a potent neurotoxin. Wear gloves and protective clothing when using solutions containing acrylamide (see Note 4). 5. Mini-PROTEAN 3 large glass plates with 1.0-mm spacers (Bio-Rad Laboratories, Hercules, CA, USA). 6.
Dose-Effect Relations and Risk Evaluation by Christian Streffer, H. Bolt, D. Follesdal, P. Hall, J.G. Hengstler, D Oughton, E. Rehbinder
However, acrylamide is a known carcinogen in ...
by Mendel Friedman, Don Mottram
edit Abstract: Acrylamide is a monomer of polyacrylamide, used in biochemistry, in paper manufacture, in water treatment, ...
by Robert A. Ronzio
In 2002 Swedish research revealed that some fried carbohydrate-rich foods such as french fries and potato chips contain a likely cancer-causing substance called ACRYLAMIDE. Experts around the world agreed more research was needed ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3R1Y4L1A1M3I1D2E1
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