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a.1.Of or pertaining to aconite.
2.(Chem.) Pert. to or designating a crystalline tribasic acid, C6H6O6, obtained from aconite and other plants. It is a carboxyl derivative of itaconic acid. Both the natural forma from plants and the form prepared chemically have the trans-configuration. It is used in the manufacture of itaconic acid (propylene dicarboxylic acid).
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Table 1: Frequency of Increased * Urinary Excretion of Krebs Cycle Metabolites In Chronic Inflammatory Disorders Krebs Cycle Metabolites 2004 n = 236 2015 n = 315 Citric acid 194 315 Succinic acid 40 55 Aconitic acid 24 45 Fumaric acid 2 2 2-oxo-glutaric acid 1 2 * Levels of Krebs metabolites measured in mmol/mol creatinine.
Louis, USA), and aconitic acid (ACA) (Aldrich, Milwaukee, USA) as monomer, N,N'-methylenebisacrylamide (Bis) (Merck, Schuchardt, Germany) as crosslinkers, ammonium persulfate (APS) (Merck, Schuchardt, Germany) as redox initiator and N, N, N', N'-tetramethyl ethylene diamine (TEMED) (Sigma, St.
2009) affirmed that wild poinsettia seeds show great resistance to known allelochemicals such as rutin, quercetin, aconitic acid, ferulic acid, coumaric acid, vanillic acid and eucaliptol.
They are also determining whether starch, aconitic acid, and other impurities slow down fermentation and need to be removed to reduce the costs of production.
In validation experiments, a PMI-derived plasma signature of aconitic acid, hypoxanthine, trimethylamine-N-oxide, and threonine differentiated with high diagnostic accuracy individuals presenting to the emergency room with spontaneous myocardial infarctions from controls undergoing diagnostic coronary angiography.
The in vivo anti-inflammatory activity of a non-identified aconitic acid isomer has been previously reported, including the inhibition of paw edema induced by croton oil in mice, inhibition of carrageenan-induced arthritis in rats and reduction of vascular permeability promoted by histamine (Huang et al.
Standards (Bio-Rad Laboratories, USA) of oxalic acid, citric acid, malic acid, aconitic acid, succinic acid, formic acid, and acetic acid were used to calibrate the system and generate standard curves to calculate the concentrations of the samples.
Manufacture of value-added products such as acetic acid, butanol acetone, lactic acid, citric acid, aconitic acid, itaconic acid, glycerol, dextron, etc.