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bi·o·ac·tive

 (bī′ō-ăk′tĭv)
adj.
Of or relating to a substance that has an effect on living tissue.
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bioactive

(ˌbaɪəʊˈæktɪv)
adj
(Biology) (of a substance) having or producing an effect on living tissue
ˌbioacˈtivity n
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bioactive

[ˈbaɪəʊˈæktɪv] ADJbioactivo
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bioactive

adj bioactivo
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The objective of the present work is synthesize bioactive glasses doped with nano-m Zr[O.sub.2] and study its influence on physico-chemical and biological properties.
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Its signature products are: Interface Bioactive Bonegraft, a synthetic graft used to repair osseous defects, andSignafuse Bioactive Bonegraft Putty comprised of a bi-phasic mineral composite combined with the company's patented bioactive glass and resorbable polymer carrier.
The government recently licensed the company's method of preparing a collagen bioactive glass ionically cross-linked composite where the bioactive glass present is 80 percent or greater by weight.
As one of the world's leading manufacturers of purified lactoferrin, Glanbia decided to expand the production of the bioactive protein as a result of significant global customer and market demand growth, with the expansion expected to be completed in 2015.
The DRG Hepcidin-25 bioactive ELISA Kit is a solid phase enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) based on the competitive principle.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A bioactive and biocompatible material was designed and produced by engineers from Iran Polymer and Petrochemistry Research Center by using nanoparticles with the ability to quickly treat damaged bones.
Citing growing consumer interest in the nutritional content of foods and supplements, two experts in lipid chemistry describe current trends in the consumption of fats and foods, the biochemical and bioactive properties of fats and oils, the nutraceutical and functional properties of specialty lipids, as well as processing techniques for fats and oils, antioxidants, labeling, and health claims of fats and oils in food, and production trends.
While we now know that vegetables and fruits have anti-oxidant properties, studies have shown that many of our natural foods have bioactive compounds that not only fight against simple allergens but also inhibit growth of tumours.