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1. The act of one who washes; the act of cleansing with water; ablution.

2. The clothes washed, especially. At one time; a wash.

(Science: chemistry) Washing bear See sodium carbonate, under Sodium. Washing stuff, any earthy deposit containing gold enough to pay for washing it; so called among gold miners.

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Re: centrifugation of hemocytes

... I gently took off the medium and resuspend the cells by pipetting thoroughly up/down: the viability worked well. However, that time i skiped the washing step (and wait 24h...), which can be annoying when working with different dyes... I will try to wash gently and gently take off the fresh-washing-PBS ...

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by Thom
Tue Jan 28, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: centrifugation of hemocytes
Replies: 5
Views: 5118

centrifugation of hemocytes

... in viable status... I can't figure out where my trouble comes from. Apparently it is not enough to have pellet that will not detach after a PBS-washing step … but many article do not report that, so the problem is from protocol. Any ideas?? Many thanks in advance,

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by Thom
Mon Jan 27, 2014 6:41 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: centrifugation of hemocytes
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Re: Human Collembola Infestations

... now when I go to the doctor they will help me out after Xmas. They are all over my head and my face arms and legs. My skin is so dried out from washing my face and hair 3 times a day. One thing that has helped very little is non-concentrate dawn soap for shampoo. But it really don't help anymore. ...

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by kicker739
Tue Dec 24, 2013 5:04 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
Replies: 47
Views: 132468

Re: Veal infusion agar/broth

Is that veal infusion agar still available. I have a lab regarding effectiveness of hand washing that calls for it. jmkezele

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by JMKezele
Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:20 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Veal infusion agar/broth
Replies: 3
Views: 3841

Re: Human body odor

... its oils and enzymes have antimicrobial properties and it is constantly being shed, which makes colonizing the skin difficult. Thus regular washing rarely gives room for harmful microbes, because the ones that have specialized to live on human skin have occupied the available living space ...

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by biohazard
Wed Apr 24, 2013 7:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Human body odor
Replies: 4
Views: 5075
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