hydroxybutyrate


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hydroxybutyrate

(haɪˌdrɒksɪˈbjuːtəˌreɪt)
n
(Chemistry) a salt of an acid derived from butyric acid and a hydroxyl group
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(2004) used soybean oil to produce Cupriavidus necator and achieved a poly(hydroxybutyrate) content of 76%.
Xyrem, the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) is a central nervous system depressant.
Seventy hours after admission, the anion gap was 8 mmol/L with lower beta hydroxybutyrate and total triglycerides.
Ferreira et al., "Influence of electrospinning parameters on poly(hydroxybutyrate) electrospun membranes fiber size and distribution," Polymer Engineering & Science, vol.
Agnelli, "The influence of the industrial processing on the degradation of poly(hydroxybutyrate) - PHB," Materials Research, vol.
Serum markers, including creatine kinase (CK), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alanine aminotransferase (ALT), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase (HBDH), erythrocyte sedimentation rate, C-reactive protein, anti-nuclear antibody, and anti-Jo-1 antibody, were measured using standard methods in the Laboratory Department of the West China Hospital.
Gundiiz, "Poly-[beta]- hydroxybutyrate production by lactic acid bacteria," FEMS Microbiology Letters, vol.
(1999) made an attempt to remove endotoxins, while purifying the poly (3- hydroxybutyrate) from Gram-negative bacteria.
The poly-b- hydroxybutyrate granules occur in two physical states i.e.
Sodium Oxybate is the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous compound and metabolite of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), added the company.
We recommended increasing dextrose infusion to 10% to help expedite removal of beta hydroxybutyrate. By next morning her anion gap closed, she felt better and she was discharged home.
Earlier, in Manila, the Philippine National Police had warned Filipinos against a new form of liquid roofie, "gamma hydroxybutyrate" that could be surreptitiously placed in drinks of unsuspecting persons.