ketone group


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ketone group

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(Chemistry) chem the functional group of ketones: a carbonyl group attached to the carbon atoms of two other organic groups
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Noun1.ketone group - a group having the characteristic properties of ketones
chemical group, radical, group - (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
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It was logical to assume that [alpha], [beta]-unsaturated ketone group in the each diterpenoids could undergo the nucleophilic addition with nucleophile compounds such as L-cysteine in DMEM.
Moreover, the catalytic antibodies facilitate the reaction at one specific ketone group in a molecule containing another similar ketone -- a feat previously impossible, says Schultz.
To assess the structure- function relationship, three benzoic acid derivatives of a ketone group neighbored with a polar group like hydroxyl group or amino group (Fig.
The family of PAEKs consists of polymers with different ratios of arylene ether and arylene ketone groups (see Table 1).