microlitre

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microlitre

(ˈmaɪkrəʊˈliːtə) or

microliter

n
(Units) one millionth of a litre
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For example, if we know that three replicate measurements averaged exactly 100 microliters, we still cannot predict how likely it is that the next dispense will be within some limits.
For example, if we know that three replicate measurements averaged exactly 100 microliters, we still can't predict how likely it is that the next dispense will be within some limits.
Five microliters of the extracted RNA was reverse transcribed for 60 min at 42[degrees]C after annealing with JV13I (9) at 0.3 [micro]mol/mL in 15 [micro]L of 10 mmol Tris-HCl pH 8.3, 50 mmol KCl, 3 mmol Mg[Cl.sub.2], 1 mmol deoxynucleoside triphosphate, 40 U/mL RNAguard, and 5 U AMV-RT (Promega, Leiden, the Netherlands).
Current NMR systems cannot be used to analyze samples produced during separation if the samples are smaller than about 50 microliters, Sweedler says.
Benefits include a variety of sample processing, in volumes ranging from 25 microliters to 5 mL, a performance range of 0.8 to 8 m/s and high disruptive energy.
One hundred microliters of whole mammalian blood was cultured on heart infusion agar containing 5% rabbit blood (Becton Dickinson, Franklin Lakes, NJ) and incubated in 5% C[O.sub.2] at 35[degrees]C for a minimum of 4 weeks.
Twenty microliters are dispensed across a 384-well plate in 12 seconds.
They used 60 microliters of fetal tissue retrieved from four fetuses aborted in the first-trimester.
Microfluidic Flow Control technology generates accurate and reproducible flow rates from nanoliters per minute to hundreds of microliters per minute.
The technology for concentrating virions from 100-L volumes was developed previously at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the means for purifying and concentrating virions from volumes in microliters have been developed recently.