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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Seized during the operation were P387,000 worth of illegal drugs, including 40 tablets of ecstasy, two sachets of suspected crystal meth and 14 bottles of gamma hydroxybutyrate or GHB with a total weight of one liter.
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.
In some cases, so-called date rape drugs such as gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and gamma-butyrolactone (GBL), tranquillisers including Valium (diazepam) and Rohypnol and ketamine may be used to spike a drink before a sexual assault.
The poly-b- hydroxybutyrate granules occur in two physical states i.
Sodium Oxybate is the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous compound and metabolite of the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), added the company.
Request for quotations: Supply Of Drugs For Medical Use Diazepam, Sodium Hydroxybutyrate, Ketamine For The Needs Of The Regional Public Health Services Budget Regional Clinical Hospital ?
Ketosis is the build up of ketones or blood hydroxybutyrate (BHBA) in the body, which if left untreated can cause a number of clinical problems, also suppressed milk yields and reduced fertility.
developed a copolymer of hydroxybutyrate and lactate by culturing a cell or plant with the enzyme for converting lactate and 3-hydroxyalkanoate into lactyl-CoA and 3-hydroxyalkanoyl-CoA.
Drink Safe Technologies, a leader in Date Rape Drug Protection solutions, announces that they have created an innovative solution that will detect Gamma Hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and Ketamine, the drug most commonly used to tamper a drink for date rape purposes.
Gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB) and gamma butyrolactone (GBL) withdrawal: Five case studies.
Other topics discussed in the letter include the need for methods to ensure safe use of the drug, the sodium salt of gamma hydroxybutyrate, an endogenous neurotransmitter synthesized from gamma aminobutyric acid, which is also known as the "date rape" drug for its potent sedative effects.