trichloracetic acid

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Noun1.trichloracetic acid - a strong acid made by chlorinating acetic acid
acetic acid, ethanoic acid - a colorless pungent liquid widely used in manufacturing plastics and pharmaceuticals
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Assessment of Glutathione (GSH): Brain homogenate (0.4 ml) was added with 0.4 ml of trichloracetic acid (TCA) and mixture was centrifuged at 10, 000 rpm for half an hour.
(1,11,12,13,14) Silver nitrate, phenol, and trichloracetic acid are used as chemical agents, while treatment options for immunocompromised patients with refractory lesions include topical cidofovir (5%), intralesional or systemic interferon, imiquimod cream (5%), salicylic acid, glycolic acid, tretinoin, tazarotene, 5% sodium nitrate, podophyllotoxin, liquefied phenol, cantharidin, potassium hydroxide, 1% adenine cream, and oral cimetidine.
The fraction A was obtained from the treatment of one subsample (0.5 g) with 50 mL of water per 30 min., with subsequent addition of 10 mL of trichloracetic acid (TCA) 10% per 30 min.
Protein-N of FWS was analyzed using an acidified extract (20 g of fresh sample in 200 ml of 0.01N HCl, agitated at 21 [degrees]C for 22 h) that was deproteinized with trichloracetic acid (TCA; Novozamsky et al., 1974).