phytic acid

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phytic acid

[′fīd·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
C6H6[OPO(OH)2]6 An acid found in seeds of plants as the insoluble calcium magnesium salt (phytin); derived from corn steep liquor; inhibits calcium absorption in intestine; used to treat hard water, to remove iron and copper from wines, and to inactivate trace-metal contaminants in animal and vegetable oils.
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Song, Effects of inositol hexaphosphate on proliferation of HT-29 human colon carcinoma cell line.
We watered and fertilized the plants as in the first experiment, with phosphorus added as inositol hexaphosphate to a final phosphorus concentration of 1.
Inositol hexaphosphate inhibits growth and induces differentiation of PC-3 human prostate cancer cells.
The patent, named 'Lysis / Resealing Process and Device for Incorporating an Active Ingredient, In Particular asparaginase or Inositol Hexaphosphate, in Erythrocytes' protects the process and methods of preparation of red blood cells containing active ingredients for use as pharmaceuticals.
The nomenclature used in the literature for the substrate of phytase enzymes varies from phytin (complexes of inositol hexaphosphate with potassium, magnesium and Ca as occurs in plants), phytic acid (myo-inositol hexaphosphate), and the term most commonly used in animal nutrition: phytate (mixed salt of phytic acid; Selle and Ravindran, 2007).
Shamsuddin, Cancer inhibition by inositol hexaphosphate (IP6) and inositol: from laboratory to clinic.
1999) investigated P compounds in soil solutions and detected a range of organic and condensed P compounds including inositol hexaphosphate, glucose-6-phosphate, adenosine 5'-triphosphate, and phosphonates.
This technology enables the addition of inositol hexaphosphate (IHP) into red blood cells to enhance oxygen delivery in cardiorespiratory diseases.
Because inositol hexaphosphate (IP6) is a dietary phytochemical present in cereals, soy, legumes, and fiber-rich foods, we evaluated efficacy of IP6 against PCA growth and associated molecular events.

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