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acetol

[′as·ə·tōl]
(organic chemistry)
CH3COCH2OH A colorless liquid soluble in water; a reducing agent.
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Among the reductase family, ALR and AKR are currently attracting much interest since it converts MG to acetol and lactaldehyde.
The recurrence and the premature closure of the stoma can well be avoided by interposition of a specially designed Polyvinyl Acetol (PVAc) pack (Fig 2).
dorsi de ovinos, foram encontrados os compostos 2-hexilfurano, m-xileno, 2-acetilpirrol com exclusividade e os compostos 2-pentilfurano, 2,3-pentanodiona, furfural, 2- e 3-metilbutanal, furaneol, acetol em maior abundancia.