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(Science: chemistry) A heavy gaseous hydrocarbon, C3H8, of the paraffin series, occurring naturally dissolved in crude petroleum, and also made artificially.

Synonym: propyl hydride.

Origin: Propyl _ methane.

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Metabolic Processes (Photosynthesis)

... help you understand metabolic reactions ( refer to photosynthesis ETC ) Explain your answer, using examples. 25.Some commercial greenhouses use propane burners to enrich the air with carbon dioxide. a) Comment on this practice in terms of photosynthesis. b) Comment on the effect of this practice ...

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by Ninthprince
Tue Oct 22, 2013 1:38 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Metabolic Processes (Photosynthesis)
Replies: 1
Views: 5366

Do slants make a difference in structural formulas?

... have it. In 3D or is 2D OK? Becuase in 2D you will reach a point where you won't have other option that to use the straight lines (already with propane). If you want real 3D structure, than you will need more than slants anyway (there are either full or dashed triangles for that). In conclusion, ...

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by JackBean
Sat Feb 16, 2013 9:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do slants make a difference in structural formulas?
Replies: 2
Views: 1565

Organelles in animal cells and lipid synthesis

... also explain how does lipid synthesis take place fully. I know for starters that lipids are made from a condensation reaction between glycerol(propane-1,2,3-triol) and 3 fatty acids but does all of this take place in the smooth ER or does some of it take place in the Golgi apparatus.

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by ccBiologist
Sun Nov 27, 2011 7:34 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Organelles in animal cells and lipid synthesis
Replies: 1
Views: 2644

Re: Important unknown nanotech within humans

... said the man left the store at about 11 p.m. and entered his Ford Taurus car when it exploded. Investigators said they found a Duraflame log and propane canisters on the front passenger’s seat. November 2, 2004: John R. La Montagne —Expertise: Head of US Infectious Diseases unit under Tommie ...

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by vincio
Mon Feb 16, 2009 2:36 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Important unknown nanotech within humans
Replies: 32
Views: 176191

Preparing a Buffer Solution

... on it but i'm having trouble understanding it and relating the info to my particular question. I need to prepare 4 litres of o.4 mol mops (propane sulphonic acid) buffer of pH 7.8. (mops is just the name of the buffer). In the lab I am given 10mols HCL and 10 mols NAOH and the zwitterionic ...

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by Elinor
Sun Sep 07, 2008 12:12 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Preparing a Buffer Solution
Replies: 1
Views: 8290
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