Example sentences for: acidic

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  • LysoTracker Red DND-99 is a chloroquine analogue that had been reported to selectively accumulate in acidic lysosomes [ 9 ] . In the present study, when lysosomal pH was elevated to >6.

  • However, CAP is not soluble at < pH 5.5 and would precipitate in a healthy human vaginal environment which is mildly acidic with a pH range of 3.5 - 4.5 [ 53 ] . The precipitate would have drastically reduced antiviral activity.

  • utilis) that produce a dose-related increase in the clotting time of blood induced by carpet viper venom ( Echis carinatus ) would be useful against bites from Bothrops species that cause haemorrhage at the point of injection due to the inhibition of the clotting mechanism [ 40 ] . Antivenom compounds so far isolated from plants include protocatechuic acid, a catechin-gallo-catechin tannin, caffeic acid derivatives (chlorogenic acid, cynarin), coumarins (bergapten), flavonoids (rutin, isoscutellarein, kaempferol, quercetin, hesperidin), ar-turmerone, alkaloids (aristolochic acid), triterpenoids, triterpenes, coumestans (wedelolactone), sterols (sitosterol, stigmasterol, beta-amyrin), triterpenoid glycosides, alkaloids (allantoin) and lignoflavonoids [ 43 40 44 42 ] . Many relevant compounds are widely distributed nitrogen-free, low molecular weight compounds (except aristolochic acid, an untypical non-basic, nitro-derivative) [ 38 ] . The structural similarities of certain plant chemicals found in plants used for snakebites are an isoflavone skeleton, acidic nature and dioxygenated functionality [ 44 ] .

  • Homologs of PRC-H, with a conserved acidic residue that has been shown to have a role in regulating electron transfer in the reduction of the secondary quinone of reaction centers, are also found in non-photosynthetic α -proteobacteria, cyanobacteria, D. radiodurans and the archaeon M. acetivorans.

  • Closely spaced acidic residues that coordinate divalent cations are characteristic of the active sites of most nucleic acid polymerases, in spite of the fact that they belong to several unrelated structural folds [ 9 13 14 17 28 29 59 ] . Given that the DbDGD motif is the only set of closely spaced acidic residues shared by the RDRPs and the YRHs, it is likely to form part of the nucleotidyltransferase active site of these enzymes.

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