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(Science: chemistry) The compound formed by the interaction of a solvent and a solute.

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at sona regarding anfindsens expt

... assayed Instead of temperature, a strong solution of urea was used to denature the protein by destabilizing the structure of water, allowing it to solvate nonpolar groups 2-mercaptoethanol was also required, to reduce the 4 disulfide linkages of the native conformation The experiment showed that ...

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by hisunny4u
Mon Oct 01, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Anfinsens Experiment
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A question about Protein

... the question of how soluble is soluble? The real “determinant”—so far as solubility in simple aqueous buffers is concerned—is how well water can solvate the protein molecule, and this is a function of salt, pH, temperature, concentration and other miscellaneous factors. Polar or charged side ...

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by blcr11
Wed Jul 11, 2007 4:06 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: A question about Protein
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