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al·gi·nate

 (ăl′jə-nāt′)
n.
A salt of alginic acid, widely used as a thickening or gelling agent.

alginate

(ˈældʒɪˌneɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a salt or ester of alginic acid
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alginate

n alginato
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So, Canadian scientists set out to encapsulate crude laccase obtained from Coriolus hirsutus in alginate and alginate-silica matrices.
Gelatin, chitosan, sodium alginate, cyclodextrins, aliphatic polyesters, such as homo and copolymers of lactate and glycolate (PLA, PGA, and PLGA), poly and caprolactone (PCL) and the polyhydroxyalkanoates, known as PHA, cellulose and cassava starch, can be used as formulation components, among others (Kumari, Yadav, & Yadav, 2010).
This includes DuPont's manufacturing plant located in Landerneau (France), a licence to use DuPont's GRINSTED Alginate brand for a certain period of time, as well as DuPont's pectin-alginates mixtures.
This study was aimed to investigate the effect of two different disinfectant agents on the dimensional stability of commercially available modern alginate impression materials in terms of syneresis and imbibition.
The gelling process of sodium alginate (SA) is usually achieved using bivalent cations in two different ways: the diffusion method and the internal gelation method [8].
entrapped in polymer coated sodium alginate beads whereas, backwashing is a distinguished physical technique for biofouling control.
Alginate impressions were made for both of the groups.
The present study was designed to improve the parent strain of Azotobacter vinelandii NRRL-14641 for hyper-production of alginate by random mutagenesis.
Alginate dressings are biodegradable, reduce pain, and keep the tissues moist during healing.
The main supports include alginate, k-carrageenan, agar, chitosan and polyvinyl alcohol (El-Naas, Mourad, & Surkatii, 2013; Cheng, Ma, Deng, Xu, & Chen, 2014; Yang, 2015).
ABSTRACT: Current research work aims at producing composite Alchite fibers (core material made up of alginate polymer + outer surface made up of hydrolyzed chitosan) through solution spinning method by using Pakistan origin honey and then measuring the absorbency of developed fibers.
The first study details a newly modified alginate material designed to encapsulate human pancreatic islet cells.