tetramethylethylenediamine


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tetramethylethylenediamine

[¦te·trə¦meth·əl¦eth·ə‚lēn′dī·ə‚mēn]
(organic chemistry)
(CH3)4N2(CH2)2 A colorless liquid with a boiling point of 121-122°C; soluble in organic solvents and water; used in the formation of polyurethane, as a corrosion inhibitor, and for textile finishing agents.
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The effect of tetramethylethylenediamine, (TMEDA), on the yields of products will be presented along with relevant spectral characterization of new 3-substituted aryl 4,5-dihydronaphth[1,2-c]isoxazoles and 1-subsituted aryl 4,5-dihydro-[2,1-c]isoxazoles.
The effects of various organic compounds such as Tetramethylethylenediamine (TEMED), Marcaptoethanol, Ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) and metal ions including Pb2+, Ca2+, Cl2-, Mn2+, Cu2+ on MnP activity were studied in the concentration of 1-5 mM.
05 volume fraction) immediately after the addition of tetramethylethylenediamine.