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Organic acid

organic acid

An acid made up of molecules containing organic radicals; e.g., acetic acid, citric acid, which contain the ionizable -COOH group.


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Basic Knowledge about DNA Extraction

DNA Extraction is the process of removing deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) existing in cells or viruses , normally as an early step in many ... with phenol-chloroform and centrifuged, the proteins will remain in the organic phase and can be drawn off and the DNA will be found at the interface ...

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Forum: Genetics
Topic: Basic Knowledge about DNA Extraction
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Newbie question about the first life

... started to come together and assemble polymers. These were 1) nucleic acids, which now both carry and pass on hereditary information, and 2) proteins, which can be either a) structural elements (building blocks for organic tissue) or b) enzymes (biocatalysts). An example of this would be the ...

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Tue Feb 25, 2014 10:21 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Newbie question about the first life
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Re: How many amino acids found in nature?

There will be millions of organic compounds that contain amine groups and carboxylic acid groups and so could be called amino acids.

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by dyna789
Tue May 14, 2013 8:55 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: How many amino acids found in nature?
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Microorganisms and organic preservation?

... and I am still having problems understanding the preservation of the organic materials and color. I have looked into food storage and preservation ... freeze drying, fermenting, dehumidifying, aging, and adding ascorbic acid. So far I have found one process that sort of worked with kiwis. I sliced ...

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by elemerso
Fri Jun 22, 2012 3:47 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Microorganisms and organic preservation?
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Organic reactions and preservation

... and I am still having problems understanding the preservation of the organic materials and color. I have looked into food storage and preservation ... freeze drying, fermenting, dehumidifying, aging, and adding ascorbic acid. So far I have found one process that sort of worked with kiwis. I sliced ...

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by elemerso
Fri Jun 22, 2012 3:44 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Organic reactions and preservation
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