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(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of butyric acid, containing the monovalent group C3H7COO- or ion C3H7COO
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(ˈbyu təˌreɪt)

a salt or ester of butyric acid.
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Butyrates are short-chain fatty acids that reduce inflammation but may also boost genes that help CMV persist in the body.
The regulatory influence by these two natural butyrates on transcription factors involved in transcribing cytokines that regulate inflammatory cascade and immune system activity is expected to be intimately associated with NF-[kappa]B modulation.
We recommended a specific protocol that involves the administration of an exogenous ketone, [beta]-hydroxybutyrate (BHB), accompanied by the short chain fatty acid, butyrate (BA).
These fatty acids include most abundantly, butyrate, propionate, and acetate generated as by-products of dietary fiber fermentation by the gut's symbiotic microbes [98].
Park et al [26] noted that short chain fatty acids including butyrates, are commonly synthesized in the gut which support the regulation and growth of Th1 and Th17 effector cells as well as interleukin-10 (IL-10) regulatory T-cells.
The acidifiers, including sodium butyrate (SB) is known for decreasing the gut mucosal pH, thus creating an acidic environment for the growth of normal commensals [3].
Whey-munching microbes generate lactate compounds as well as acetates, butyrates, and other substances that can strip chlorine atoms from TCE.
Concentrates, powders, and pastes for vinyls, cellulose butyrates, polyolefins, acrylics, and other resins.
Carrier resins match end-user resins and include PE, PP, PS, ABS, PVC, SAN, nylon, acrylic, acetals, PUR, K-resin, EVA, propionate, butyrate, and elastomers.
"We are trying to deliver adhesion to PC,ABS, PC/ABS, and nylon - and also materials like cellulose propionates and butyrates." He stresses that new grades are not yet close to commercialization.
Dry color, color concentrates and compounds for PE, PS, PP, SAN, PC, nylons, NAS, K-Resin, acrylics, urethanes, butyrate and acetals.
Dry color and color concentrates for PE, PS, PP, ABS, SAN, acrylics, urethanes, butyrate and acetals.