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Calcium alginate

Definition

noun

A water-insoluble, mucilaginous (gel-like) substance that occurs naturally as calcium salts of alginic acid in the cell walls of brown algae (e.g. kelps)


Supplement

Calcium alginate is used in enzyme immobilization, artificial seed formation in plant tissue cultures, and wound dressings (as topical hemostatic agent).


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... if someone can help me I will be very happy the experiment : soium alginate + water =stir to dissolve yeast + sodium alginate =mixture calcium chloride + water =mixture after that I make the beads carry out the benedict test for ...

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by shristofff
Thu May 11, 2006 9:50 am
 
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