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a.1.(Chem.) Pertaining to, or obtained from, grapes; specifically, designating an organic acid, C7H8O3 (also called pyrotritartaric acid), obtained as a white crystalline substance by the decomposition of tartaric and pyrotartaric acids.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This project will be led by UVic's Dr Mohsen Akbari, assistant professor at the University of Victoria and director of the Laboratory for Innovations in Microengineering (LiME) as well as RepliCel's chief scientific officer, Dr Kevin McElwee, who is the professor of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK.
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