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Acid salts

Acid salt

a salt in which not all of the ionizable hydrogen of the acid is replaced by the electropositive element; e.g., NaHSO4, KH2PO4.

Synonym: bisalt, protosalt.

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How does pH change during sporulation? - Help

... The bacteria was innoculated in this medium that contained a bunch of salts, glucose, and ammonium acetate. Every few hours or so, we were required ... added/removed. At first I thought maybe it had to do with lactic acid production if the thing is anaerobic...but I think my species is aerobic/facultative ...

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by keetner
Mon Oct 22, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How does pH change during sporulation? - Help
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Views: 1690

Phosphate bioavailability in soil

... way of killing weeds that is quite safe is to use horticultural acetic acid (12% acetic acid) and spray it on leaves. It kills what is above ground ... probably do the trick. You can enrich in iron (blood meal, or some Fe salts) that limits the growth of dicots (that includes nettles) and helps ...

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by canalon
Sat Mar 31, 2012 2:25 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Phosphate bioavailability in soil
Replies: 9
Views: 5372

Diatom Digestion - Acidity Problem on Slide

... The digestion process starts with the adding of HCL (get rid of salts and iron) then a wash in the centrifuge. Then sulphuric acid is added to get rid of organic matter, potassium permangante is added and the solution ...

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by casbiostudent
Thu Mar 10, 2011 9:55 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Diatom Digestion - Acidity Problem on Slide
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Views: 1932

Lactic acid vs lactate in sweat

I thought about telling if one could detect lactic acid in sweat as indicative of aerobic threshold in athletes, by electrochemical ... Are those properties characteristic of an acid, or NaCl and lactate as salts? In such case, why can't I detect lactic acid like one observes an electric ...

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by juanfhj
Mon Jan 24, 2011 6:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lactic acid vs lactate in sweat
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Identifying unknown

... it grew only at a 7pH. Grew on plates with glucose, glucose and amino acids, glucose, amino acids and yeast extract, and just amino acids. It grew ... oxygen and with oxygen. It grew on MacConkey agar but not on mannitol salts agar. No amylase. It is a fermenter. It produced acid but no gas in ...

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by mccullyj
Fri Apr 24, 2009 10:22 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Identifying unknown
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