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Sal volatile

sal volatile --> aromatic ammonia spirit

A hydroalcoholic solution containing approximately 2% ammonia and 4% ammonium carbonate and the aromatics: lemon oil, lavender oil, and myristica oil. Used mainly by inhalation to produce reflex stimulation in persons who have fainted or are at risk of syncope.

Synonym: sal volatile, smelling salts.


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MALDI; fusion protein cleaving from a peptide

You have lot's of non-volatile substances, which may cause troubles in mass spec. But I'm not expert in this area. Do you have linear or reflected TOF? Because you could be at the limit of your machine with 3 kDa. Anyway, I would rather ...

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by JackBean
Wed Mar 28, 2012 11:20 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: MALDI; fusion protein cleaving from a peptide
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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... because the spark was in the atmosphere and he'd used up all of the chemicals with carbon in the atmosphere, and the amino acids, which aren't volatile — they don't fly, so to speak — were safely ensconced in the water solution, and the water solution was a collection of non-volatile compounds, ...

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by scottie
Mon Oct 03, 2011 2:24 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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inventing basic lab protocols

... extraction from tea) 5) Spectrofotometric (determination of Ni2+, protein by Bradford's, leaf pigments, DNA conc.) 6) Destilation (clove's volatile oil isolation) 7) Work with gases and glass (determination of CaCO3 in egg shell) 8) Drying and lyophilisation (determination of H2O amount ...

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by JackBean
Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:40 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: inventing basic lab protocols
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Re: DUMAS METHOD OF DETERMINING MOLAR MASS OF A VOLATILE LIQUID

Thanks for all your input guys. I am just finishing my lab report right now. This is off topic, but do you guys know a good website where I could get some lab gear, more specifically a light microscope? Thanks.

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by Darwin420
Wed Oct 22, 2008 5:47 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DUMAS METHOD OF DETERMINING MOLAR MASS OF A VOLATILE LIQUID
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Re: DUMAS METHOD OF DETERMINING MOLAR MASS OF A VOLATILE LIQUID

Yes, the whole point was to convert the methanol into a gas, that is why we are using this equation in the first place. The volume I am using in these equations are the volume of the flasks we have been using not the volume of the methanol. When it comes to molarity we weren't given it in this exper...

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by Darwin420
Mon Oct 20, 2008 8:56 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: DUMAS METHOD OF DETERMINING MOLAR MASS OF A VOLATILE LIQUID
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