ionophore


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ionophore

[ī′än·ə‚fȯr]
(biochemistry)
Any of a class of compounds, generally cyclic, having the ability to carry ions across lipid barriers due to the property of cation selectivity; examples are valinomycin and nonactin.
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Expression of calbindin-D28k in C6 glial cells stabilizes intracellular calcium levels and protects against apoptosis induced by calcium ionophore and amyloid beta-peptide.
5 [micro]g/mL calcium ionophore for another 30 min at 37[degrees]C and 5% C[O.
Bovine serum albumin (fraction V), concanavalin A, compound 48/80, calcium ionophore A23187, sodium cromoglycate, 4-nitrophenyl-N-acetyl-[beta]-D-glucosaminide, toluidine blue, trypan blue, glutaraldehyde, formaldehyde and osmium tetroxide were purchased from Sigma (St.
While data shows that the methane-inhibiting effects of ionophores are likely minimal, "increases in production efficiency accomplished through supplementing ionophores reaffirm their use as an overall environmental mitigation technique," Mitloehner and Neumeier wrote.
of California, Davis) points out in his preface some of the new challenges, including West Nile virus encephalitis, ionophore coccidiostat toxicity, and red maple poisoning; he also lists indications of a surge of research and clinical interest in camelids, including the Journal of Camel Practice and Research.
1993) and Hiatella (Deguchi & Osanai 1995), undergo meiotic maturation after calcium ionophore, ammonia, of serotonin treatment and secondarily arrest at metaphase I.
2] is a powerful calcium ionophore, causing release of calcium from the dense tubular system.
Parâmetros Tratamento Parameters Treatments Controle Ionóforo Control Ionophore pH 6,75 (a) 6,67 (ab) pH ([+ ou -] 0,04) ([+ ou -] 0,04) Oxirredução (min.
Monensin is a product called an ionophore that has been approved for calves for many years and marketed under the brand name Rumensin.
64) In addition, we found that prothrombinase activity induced by convulxin- or collagen-related peptide, but not ionophore A23187, is directly proportional to the platelet content of GPVI (P < .