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Dissolves

Dissolve

to change or cause to change from a solid to a dispersed form by immersion in a fluid of suitable properties.

Origin: L. Dis-solvo, pp. -solutus, to loose asunder, to dissolve


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What is responsible for converting H2CO3 to HCO3- and H+ ...

... look them up) that are attracted to either the positive or negative ion. This pulls them apart and destroys the lattice, like when salt or sugar dissolves in water. Hope this helps :)

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by Babybel56
Sat May 07, 2011 3:13 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is responsible for converting H2CO3 to HCO3- and H+ ...
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How does Ethanol Dissolve the Plasma Membrane?

I have been researching all over the net, but somehow I have just become more confused. So, I just want someone to clarify for me why ethanol dissolves the plasma membrane. I know the proteins aren't affected - primarily just the lipid bilayer. I think it has something to do with interactions ...

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by Procrastinate
Sun Feb 14, 2010 4:01 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: How does Ethanol Dissolve the Plasma Membrane?
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Thinking about embarking on a Career in Biology

... in your grant writing. Once you have the MS or PhD, look to be chained to a desk and melded into an Excell spreadsheet until your consciousness dissolves. Ok, it's not that bad, but you get the gist.

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by Endangered
Fri Jan 01, 2010 1:56 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thinking about embarking on a Career in Biology
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Suitable Fat Solvents.

wait @ mith wouldn't you need hydrophobic solvent? like dissolves like ??????? i may be wrong but please clarify someone

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by jwalin
Sat Dec 05, 2009 5:31 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Suitable Fat Solvents.
Replies: 12
Views: 5358

NEW SPECIES - FECAL EATING BACTERIA

... TEST) he discovered that it was unknown. While studying the bacteria he noticed something fascinating. The bacteria kills fecal bacterias and dissolves fecal matter! He tried searching online for a bacteria that is simillar to his bacteria in order to find out if it was really a new bacteria ...

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by absynthium
Thu Jul 30, 2009 6:23 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: NEW SPECIES - FECAL EATING BACTERIA
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