reversible reaction


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reversible reaction

A chemical reaction which can proceed in either direction. It does not reach completion but achieves dynamic equilibrium.
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Several antiaging skin care products claim to treat glycation, but--unfortunately--glycation is not a reversible reaction. It must be prevented in the first place.
For a reversible reaction, which should be the case for Peaks 4, 5, and 6, the concentration of the active species is related to the peak current.
Xu, "A model for reversible reaction in a subdiffusive regime," Journal of Mathematical Physics, vol.
Stark, On the reversible reaction of cyanate with sulfhydryl groups and the determination of NH2-terminal cysteine and cystine in proteins, J.
Acetazolamide is an enzyme inhibitor that acts on carbonic anhydrase specifically and catalyzes the reversible reaction of hydration of carbon dioxide and dehydration of carbonic acid.
Brauer, "Photochromism based on the reversible reaction of singlet oxygen with aromatic compounds," Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals Science and Technology A: Molecular Crystals and Liquid Crystals, vol.
A tantalum hybrid capacitor (US patent 5,369,547) has a negative electrode (cathode) comprised of ruthenium oxide which stores charge in a reversible reaction involving protons, Ru[O.sub.2] + 2[H.sup.+] + 2e [right and left arrow] [.sup.-]Ru[(OH).sub.2].
The modeling of the reversible reaction of methanolysis was performed using simulation software, MATLAB, and aimed to evaluate its kinetics model.
But the Louis alkalinity of azo group is very weak, and the step one is a reversible reaction. The chain initiation (S2 [right arrow] S3) and chain propagation (S3 [right arrow] S4) occur on the negative ion like the catalytic mechanism of tertiary amine (27).
Li-S batteries depend on a reversible reaction that converts elemental lithium and sulphur to [Li.sub.2]S.
The transesterification reaction is a type of reversible reaction and it is possible that ME was transformed back into another components such as TG, DG or MG.
The enzyme activity was also measured for reversible reaction using 400 uM NAD+ and 200 mM sodium lactate at pH 7.0.