epoxide

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epoxide

[e′päk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
A reactive group in which an oxygen atom is joined to each of two carbon atoms which are already bonded.
A three-membered cyclic ether. Also known as oxirane.
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Most recently, Soucek has worked on isocyanate free technology using cyclic carbonates and acrylic crosslinkable, cycloaliphatic epoxides as replacements for bisphenol A in food-contactable coatings.
The ring strain makes epoxides multipurpose intermediates in the synthesis of organic compounds [1].
Background: Soluble epoxide hydrolase (sEH) has been demonstrated to be a key enzyme involved in the pathologic development of several cardiovascular diseases and inflammation, and inhibition of sEH is therefore very helpful or crucial for the treatment of ischemia-reperfusion injury, cardiac hypertrophy, hypertension and inflammation.
Mathematical modeling of reaction-diffusion mechanism of PAH diol epoxides in a cell.
Preparation of TEOS oligomers and TEOS oligomer-modified epoxides
2]) and epoxides and the resulting products contain more than 40 percent C[O.
Washington, October 24 ( ANI ): A pilot project at the Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes CBP in Leuna has produced epoxides from domestic vegetable oils.
Suitable thermosetting matrix polymers include crosslinked polyethylene or polypropylene, phenolics, epoxides, polyesters, and silicones.
1,3-Butadiene (BD) is a high-volume industrial chemical thought to produce carcinogenic effect via formation of genotoxic epoxides.
The PAH produce chemicals called diol epoxides, which react with the genetic material to cause mutations and initiate the carcinogenic process.
Novomer's novel catalyst technology enables CO2 to react with petrochemical epoxides to create a family of thermoplastic polymers that are up to 50 percent by weight CO2,'' the release said.
hilare at the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center from the 2004 through 2008 growing seasons using traps baited with methyl 2,4,6-decatrienoates and traps-/cis(Z)-[alpha]-bisabolene epoxides, the reported pheromones of Plautia stali (Sugie et al.