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1. a change from liquid to vapor form.

2. Loss of volume of a liquid by conversion into vapor.

Synonym: volatilization.

Origin: L. E, out, _ vaporare, to emit vapor The process of extracting moisture.

3.The process through which sufficient energy is provided to the particles of a liguid to rise up in the form gas.

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How to make high concentration agarose gel

Thanks. Do you cover the flask to avoid evaporation ? If you do, with what ? Did you tried it yourself? How many cycles of heating and swirling did you do?

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by itamo
Tue Feb 12, 2013 6:43 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How to prepare a 3.5% agarose gel ?
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Microorganisms and organic preservation?

... Put the fixed fruit into serie of organic solvent concentration gradient- 30% ethanol, 50% ethanol, 70% ethanol, 96% ethanol, xylene or acetone...evaporation. Keep the fruit for several hours in each solution. You will se what you get. Or alternatively, once water is changed for organic solvent, ...

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by triton
Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:01 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Microorganisms and organic preservation?
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Views: 4609


... is mainly transported from roots and evaporated through stomata. Thus closing stomata does not reduce intake of water. Pedantry: I thought the evaporation of water through the stomata creates suction which is one of the several mechanisms that draw water upwards into the leaves (the other mechanisms ...

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by EmperorSunshine
Wed May 23, 2012 4:23 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Photorespiration
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Views: 4341

Can filter TBE for reuse?

... degrading over time), TAE less often (I have often read 5 times max, but since I mostly used TBE anyway...). The main problems you can have are evaporation if you leave it in the cuve. In general I would reuse without paying attention if I want quick check of my products and make fresh buffer ...

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by canalon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 11:34 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Can filter TBE for reuse?
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