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pyrogen

[′pī·rə‚jən]
(biochemistry)
A group of substances thought to be polysaccharides of microbial origin that produce an increase in body temperature when injected into humans and some animals.
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The aim of this study was to develop a readily applicable scheme for treatment of pyrogenic wastewater produced from the oil shale retorting process by solid heat carrier technology.
The main objective of this analysis is to observe time-dependent crystallography evolution of ACS due to recarbonation and hydroadsorption of pyrogenic fcc CaO.
Detection of various pyrogenic substances using the MAT and standard methods will be presented.
Pyrogenic silica, AEROSIL 130 (A130) with the particle size 16 urn and specific surface area 130 [+ or -] 25 [m.
Collaboration with DKSH now allows us to better serve potential customers in the region while continuing to develop our market position for pyrogenic silica and Belsil products.
Aluminum oxide C pyrogenic alumina is an antistatic agent for granular plastics.
who supervised this test, summarized in the final report: "The extract of the test article, Hydroxyapatite (HAp) coated stent, was evaluated for its potential to produce a pyrogenic response (induce fever - MIVT comment) when tested in rabbits.
The minimum level of endotoxin to cause pyrogenic activity is approximately 5 EU/kg body weight (4-6).
HDK pyrogenic silicas are white, amorphous powders of low density and large specific surface area.
Research proven to deliver outstanding results--each batch of mLIF from AMSBio is analyzed for purity ensuring very low endotoxin levels and the absence of pyrogenic and proinflammatory contaminants.
The integrated site includes a siloxane plant and a pyrogenic silica plant, both of which are jointly owned by Dow Corning and Wacker.