conjugate

(redirected from conjugated)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.

conjugate

1. Maths
a. (of two angles) having a sum of 360°
b. (of two complex numbers) differing only in the sign of the imaginary part as 4 + 3i and 4 -- 3i
c. (of two algebraic numbers) being roots of the same irreducible algebraic equation with rational coefficients
d. (of two elements of a square matrix) interchanged when the rows and columns are interchanged
e. (of two arcs) forming a complete circle or other closed curved figure
2. Chem of, denoting, or concerning the state of equilibrium in which two liquids can exist as two separate phases that are both solutions. The liquid that is the solute in one phase is the solvent in the other
3. Chem (of acids and bases) related by loss or gain of a proton
4. Physics
a. joined by a reciprocal relationship, such as in the case of two quantities, points, etc., that are interchangeable with respect to the properties of each of them
b. (of points connected with a lens) having the property that an object placed at one point will produce an image at the other point
5. (of a compound leaf) having one pair of leaflets

conjugate

[′kän·jə·gət]
(geology)
Pertaining to fractures in which both sets of veins or joints show the same strike but opposite dip.
Pertaining to any two sets of veins or joints lying perpendicular.
(mathematics)
An element y of a group related to a given element x by y = z -1 xz or zy = xz, where z is another element of the group. Also known as transform.
For a quaternion, x = x0+ x1 i + x2 j + x3 k, the quaternion x̄ = x0-x1 i-x2 j-x3 k.
References in periodicals archive ?
Conjugated polyelectrolytes (CPEs) have been the focus in polymer materials science over the years.
Characterization of the Conjugated Phenylene Polymer-Modified Photoanodes.
Transferrin was conjugated with amine terminated magnetic nanoaprticles by two step glutaraldehyde method.
Two peaks with absorbances at 280 nm were also observed, one coinciding with those from the conjugated HRPc (Peak 3) and another between 390 and 430 mL (Peak 4).
Canadian scientists wanted to see how cattle lactation diets, processing and the storage of dairy products would affect the amount of conjugated linoleic acid in those products.
Some infants, on the other hand, have high conjugated bilirubin concentrations.
In preclinical studies, investigators found evidence to support bazedoxifene as the SERM of choice and demonstrated that, by combining it with conjugated estrogens, they could provide an optimal balance of estrogen-receptor agonist/antagonist activity, compared with other potential TSEC pairings.
Conjugated and total bilirubin results for 33 720 patient serum/ plasma samples from the Clinical Laboratory of the Ronald Reagan Medical Center at UCLA during a 6-month period, were reviewed retrospectively for falsely increased conjugated bilirubin concentrations by programming the laboratory information management system to identify falsely increased conjugated bilirubin results.
He presented an analysis of serial coagulation parameters obtained in 1,978 postmenopausal women with intact uteri who were randomized to bazedoxifene at 20 mg per day plus either 0.45 or 0.625 mg of conjugated estrogens or to placebo in the first, fourth, and fifth SMART (Selective Estrogens, Menopause, and Response to Therapy) trials.
Wang et al developed a solar cell with quantum dots, electron conductors, and conjugated bridge molecules.
After 1 year, the mean adjusted change in breast density from baseline was -0.38% in the women who were received 20 mg BZA/0.45 mg conjugated estrogens, -0.44 in the women who received 20 mg BZA/0.625 conjugated estrogens, -0.24% in the women who received 20 mg BZA alone, 1.60% in the women who received 0.45 mg conjugated estrogens/1.5 mg medroxyprogesterone acetate, and -0.32% in the placebo group.
The company said that epratuzumab, its humanised anti-CD22 antibody, conjugated with SN-38, the active component of irinotecan, produced significant anti-tumour responses in a mouse model of human lymphoma.