molecularity

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molecularity

[mə‚lek·yə′lar·əd·ē]
(physical chemistry)
In a chemical reaction, the number of molecules which come together and form the activated complex.
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Simulation results for antibody titres using the bivalent combined and unimolecular glycoconjugate vaccines are illustrated in Figures 2-4.
The measured and calculated (from GPC data) diameters and distribution of CUP particles are virtually identical indicating a true unimolecular polymer particle.
Liu and Pu developed a water-soluble hybrid unimolecular nanoparticle based on a polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxane (POSS) and a conjugated oligoelectrolyte (COE) for two-photon fluorescent nucleus imaging.
La relacion entre las constantes de velocidad con la temperatura para la reaccion unimolecular pueden ser expresadas mediante la ecuacion (5).
In contrast to TaqMan and beacon chemistries, Scorpion probes are unimolecular in their kinetics of action and thus offer potentially higher sensitivities than the other methods.
The polymers were water-reduced and solvent-stripped to produce colloidal unimolecular polymers (CUPs).
Synthesis and Unimolecular Micelles of Amphiphilic Dendrimer-like Star Polymer with Various Functional Surface Groups.
Feigon, "Thrombin-Binding DNA Aptamer Forms a Unimolecular Quadruplex Structure in Solution," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA 90, no.
Generation and scavenging of reactive oxygen species in chloroplasts a unimolecular approach, Agricalture, Ecosysestem and environment, 106: 119-133.
The thermal stability of trypsin inhibitor activity in extracts is greater at lower concentration; the process is not unimolecular and participation of substances other than the inhibitors is very probable.
The assumption of Romsted was that in cases, where nucleophile resides predominantly in Stern layer of the micelle, Menger and Portnoy treatment for unimolecular reaction should hold good for bimolecular reaction also.