octafluoropropane


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octafluoropropane

[¦äk·tə‚flu̇r·ō′prō‚pān]
(organic chemistry)
C3F8 A colorless gas with a boiling point of -36.7°C and a freezing point of approximately -160°C; used as a refrigerant and gaseous insulator.
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After positioning the flap in inverted manner over the macular hole, standard fluid air gas (GOT Multi C3F8 - pure octafluoropropane gas.
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Sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), octafluoropropane (C3F8), air, and silicone oil are the most common intraocular tamponade materials.
Louis, MO), octafluoropropane (C3F8) gas from the R&D Center (Beijing, China), ImmunoPure[R] streptavidin from Pierce (Rockford, IL), and biotinylated anti-ErbB2 Affibody[R] Molecule from Abcam (USA).