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uncouple

[¦ən′kəp·əl]
(engineering)
To unscrew or disengage.
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Increased oxidative stress leads to endothelial dysfunction by decreasing NO bioavailability and eNOS uncoupling and increasing peroxynitrite production in OSA [29].
This process has been predicted to be associated with uncoupling mitochondrial respiratory chain from ATP biosynthesis which may involve ATP depletion and cell death.
Influence of genotype on the differential ontogeny of uncoupling protein 2 and 3 in subcutaneous adipose tissue and muscle in neonatal pigs.
New Delhi [India], January 26 ( ANI ): After consciously uncoupling, Gwyneth Paltrow has opened up about her divorce from Coldplay frontman Chris Martin and said he's now "like a brother".
In order to study the environmental fatigue performance/ durability of SFPSC material under coupling and uncoupling action of hot-wet environments and cyclic loads and to prove the mechanism of the effect brought by hot-wet environments on the fatigue performance of SFPSC, in this research, three types of fatigue experiments were designed: (1) Fatigue experiments under room temperature and atmospheric environment.
Caption: Figure 15: Comparison test of different uncoupling media.
Gwyneth, 44, similarly broke up with Coldplay's Chris Martin, 40, the father of her two small childen, by staying best friends and "consciously uncoupling".
TV'S Nick Knowles has hinted he's "consciously uncoupling" from his wife.
Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the role of mitochondria and glycolysis in ATP production, generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS), and kinetic patterns of epididymal bovine sperm by means of mitochondrial uncoupling and glycolytic pathway stimulation.
It's hard to not call it a "conscious uncoupling." Paltrow famously used the phrase (http://ibtimes.com/gwyneth-paltrow-chris-martin-divorce-conscious-uncoupling-officially-complete-2374729) when she split from (http://ibtimes.com/chris-martin-gwyneth-paltrows-divorce-will-be-finalized-matter-days-according-sources-2348713) ex-husband Chris Martin in 2014.
Three versions of the uncoupling mat are available.