potassium persulfate

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potassium persulfate

[pə′tas·ē·əm pər′səl‚fāt]
(inorganic chemistry)
K2S2O8 White, water-soluble crystals, decomposing below 100°C; used for bleaching and textile desizing, as an oxidizing agent and antiseptic, and in the manufacture of soap and pharmaceuticals. Also known as potassium peroxydisulfate.
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Tenders are invited for procurement for purchase of various consumables Potassium persulphate,qty: 500g,H3BO4 qty: 500gram Perchloric acid (70%)qty:500 ml
Fibroblast 3T3 cell line was purchased from (NCCS, Pune), Pune, india, poly (2-Hydroxy ethyl metha acrylate), sodium meta bisulphate, potassium persulphate, silver sulfate, sodium borohydrate, PBS 10%, Dulbecco's Modified Eagle Medium (DMEM) containing serum was purchased from Sigma-Aldrich.
In the present research work, an effort has been made to chemically modify the human amnion by cross linking the protein with glutaraldehyde and later graft copolymerizing with poly hydroxyl ethyl methacrylate (PHEMA) using potassium persulphate and sodium metabisulphate as initiators.