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A city of south-central Ghana northwest of Accra. Founded c. 1700, it is a commercial and transportation center in a cocoa-producing region.


(Placename) a city in S Ghana: seat of Ashanti kings since 1663; university (1961); market town for a cocoa-producing region. Pop: 862 000 (2005 est)


(kʊˈmɑ si)

the capital of Ashanti district, in S Ghana. 376,246.
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Noun1.Kumasi - a city in southern Ghana
Ghana, Gold Coast, Republic of Ghana - a republic in West Africa on the Gulf of Guinea; "Ghana was colonized as the Gold Coast by the British"
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Coumassie staining was performed using Bio-Safe Coomassie Stain (Bio-Rad Laboratories, Hercules, CA) per the manufacturer's protocol.
N,N'-methylenebisacrylamide (MBAA) and coomassie brilliant blue (G250) were obtained from Sigma-Aldrich chemical.
The preparation was analyzed by sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE), and proteins were stained with Coomassie brilliant blue R-250.
Gel staining is done by soaking the gel in Coomassie Blue staining solution R250 for 30-60 minutes [1].
One-dimensional (1D) sodium dodecylsulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis (SDS-PAGE) was performed using 10% gels stained with colloidal Coomassie (Candiano et al.
Protein bands were visualized with Coomassie Brilliant Blue R-250 (Sigma-Aldrich, St.
In brief, antigen was adhered to a nitrocellulose membrane, and strips were produced with the following antigens and markers: Coomassie blue (orientation control), specific pathogen-free mouse serum (negative control), serum from mice inoculated with DTV envelope glycoprotein (DTV-positive control), mouse IgG (IgGpositive control), and purified DTV E-glycoprotein (test).
05% Coomassie brilliant blue G-250 and then destained with 30% methanol and 10% acetic acid.
Kennedy, of Coomassie Road, Blyth, pleaded guilty to two counts of burglary.
For each gel, an identical gel was run in parallel and subjected to Coomassie blue staining.
After the gels had run to completion, students carefully removed the gels and proceeded to add a Coomassie blue stain.