reactive intermediate

reactive intermediate

[rē′ak·tiv ‚in·tər′mē·dē·ət]
(chemistry)
An unstable compound formed as an intermediate during a chemical reaction.
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Enzyme-free reduction of nitro-aromatic compounds and the sequence of reactions in the reduction of nitro functional group result in the formation of very highly reactive intermediate aromatic amines.
ALCATTEAL is used as a co-catalyst in the production of polyethylene and polypropylene, and also as a reactive intermediate in the manufacturing of linear alpha olefins (LAO).
Biological Reactive Intermediate Conference VII: BRIs and Human Health and Disease.
Manufactured by Huntsman using the glycerine co-product of bio-diesel, JEFFSOL Glycerine Carbonate is a bio-based specialty chemical useful as a reactive intermediate and as a solvent.
A key is to monitor the excited states and the reactive intermediate species formed upon absorption of a photon.
Reactive Intermediate Chemistry, edited by Platz, looked at the chemistry of reactive intermediates commonly encountered in mechanistic organic chemistry, and the 10 studies here expand the coverage to include intermediates centered on silicon, germanium, and tin; tetrahedral intermediates; and such topics as quantum mechanical tunneling, conical intersections, and combustion chemistry.
To understand the exposure-response relationship, it is necessary to understand the relationship between environmental concentrations of a compound and a measure of body burden or a biomarker that can be a reactive intermediate, a stable metabolite, or a macromolecular adduct.
Chromate reduction is accompanied by the generation of highly reactive Cr(V), a reactive intermediate, and reactive oxygen intermediates which can cause DNA damage including intra- and interchromosomal deletions and base substitutions.
14]C]DDE to a reactive intermediate that becomes irreversibly bound in the zona fasciculata cells.
Especially the latter approach will generate unprecedented spheres and molecules which are extreme in size and function as there are multifunctional binding sites; multi-magnetic properties; tuning templates in size; generating, encapsulating and releasing highly reactive intermediates and reaction components.
Wiley series of reactive intermediates in chemistry and biology; v.
When processing exothermic chemical reactions involving reactive intermediates it should be remembered that the hazard arises from heat and pressure generation.

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