Example sentences for: derivatives

How can you use “derivatives” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • While a fungus makes penicillin, semisynthetic derivatives of which have been a mainstay of antibacterial therapy for decades, most natural antibacterial antibiotics come from a group of soil-dwelling, filamentous bacteria called the actinomycetes, of which

  • Condensation of oxathiaphospholane derivatives with polyols

  • It contains some 4,000 first names, and as well as the main body of the dictionary has a brief preface, a short section on the history of English first names, a bibliography, and a separate listing of some 1,000 derivatives or pet names, with cross references to their full form.

  • The Journal reports that Nick Leeson, whose reckless derivatives trades sunk Barings P.L.C.

  • The mammalian expression vectors for the GAL4 and VP16 fusions are derivatives of the SV40 promoter-driven expression vector pSG5 (Stratagene).

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