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pyrogen

[′pī·rə‚jən]
(biochemistry)
A group of substances thought to be polysaccharides of microbial origin that produce an increase in body temperature when injected into humans and some animals.
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Detection of various pyrogenic substances using the MAT and standard methods will be presented.
These results can be explained by the partial oxidation of fresh SOM (van Soest and Wine 1986; Tirol-Padre and Ladha 2004) and the relative enrichment of pyrogenic (Almendros et al.
Pyrogenic silica, AEROSIL 130 (A130) with the particle size 16 urn and specific surface area 130 [+ or -] 25 [m.
Collaboration with DKSH now allows us to better serve potential customers in the region while continuing to develop our market position for pyrogenic silica and Belsil products.
pyogenes virulence factors was regulated in response to environmental signals, such as streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin B (SPE B), streptococcal pyrogenic exotoxin F (SPE F), streptococcal inhibitor of complement (Sic), endo-[beta]-N-acetylglucosaminidase (EndoS), [alpha]-amylase, and mitogenic factor 3 (Mf3) (Nakamura et al.
who supervised this test, summarized in the final report: "The extract of the test article, Hydroxyapatite (HAp) coated stent, was evaluated for its potential to produce a pyrogenic response (induce fever - MIVT comment) when tested in rabbits.
The site includes a siloxane plant and a pyrogenic silica plant, both of which are jointly owned by Dow Corning and its joint venture partner.
The integrated site includes a siloxane plant and a pyrogenic silica plant, both of which are jointly owned by Wacker and Dow Coming.
Group A streptococci (GAS)--specific phage-associated virulence determinants encoding pyrogenic exotoxins or superantigens (speM, ssa), which are strongly associated with severe diseases such as scarlet fever, streptococcal toxic shock syndrome, and rheumatic fever, have been described among human group C streptococci (GCS) or group G streptococci (GGS) (S.
The pure steam generator Vapotron VT generates sterile steam, which is free of pyrogenic substances, It is particularly suitable for SIP sterilization, the humidification of clean rooms and the operation of steam sterilizers.
Contamination of epoetin alfa with Serratia liquefaciens at an outpatient dialysis center resulted in 10 bloodstream infections and 6 pyrogenic reactions in a single month, reported Dr.
com) and Dow Corning officially started construction of the second phase of their pyrogenic silica plant in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu Province, China.