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Thermolabile

thermolabile

subject to alteration or destruction by heat.

Origin: thermo-_ L. Labilis, perishable


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Re: Thermolabile vitamines?

Thanks so much. It is not very clear on terms "thermolable" and "thermostable" while reading a biology book, however it is logic that they are likely all thermolable on some extent. Thanks again

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by HIO4
Fri Feb 13, 2015 2:27 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Thermolabile vitamines?
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Thermolabile vitamines?

The most thermolabile is folate (vitamin B9), followed by vitamin B1 (thiamin), B6 (pyridoxine) and vitamin C. But most vitamins are thermolabile to some extent http://nutritiondata.self.com/topics/processing

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by boron
Thu Feb 12, 2015 2:19 pm
 
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Topic: Thermolabile vitamines?
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Thermolabile vitamines?

Hi guys, I'm wondering which are the thermolabile vitamins. Searching on the web I found contrasting results: someone says that the vitamin B1 is thermolable, others say that it resists well at high temperatures. The same thing happens with ...

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by HIO4
Tue Feb 10, 2015 9:56 pm
 
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Topic: Thermolabile vitamines?
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How enzymes work?

... too much, the enzyme’s shape deteriorates and only when the temperature comes back to normal does the enzyme regain its shape. Some enzymes like thermolabile enzymes work best at low temperatures." EDIT: seems to me a and b are both incorrect, but there is only one "correct" :) ...

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by ManBearPig89
Mon Mar 01, 2010 12:47 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: How enzymes work?
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