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Oxalic acid

oxalic acid

Occurs in plants and is toxic to higher animals by virtue of its calcium binding properties, it causes the precipitation of calcium oxalate in the kidneys, prevents calcium uptake in the gut and is not metabolised.

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Diatom Digestion - Acidity Problem on Slide

... 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 is then cleared with oxalic acid. Now the cleared solution is washed 5 times with deionised water. After ...

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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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... Alzheimer's disease.[103] Several vitamins such as B12, B3, C or folic acid have been found in some studies to be related to a reduced risk of AD[104] ... fiber, rice (phytates), tea (tannic acid), soy protein, dairy (casein), oxalic acid, [folate], and with iron rich foods, http://www.weightlossforall.com/iron-rich-food.htm ...

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by vincio
Sun Feb 15, 2009 10:48 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
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Blood group inheritance, IBO 2007 question

... RBCs from plasma. All you need to do is add an anticoagulant(citric acid or oxalic acid are used to bind Calcium ions) and then run it through a centrifuge. The heavier ...

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by MrMistery
Tue May 27, 2008 6:21 pm
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Blood group inheritance, IBO 2007 question
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