Disulphide
Disulphide Di*sul"phide (?; 104), n. [Pref. di- + sulphide.] (Chem.) A binary compound of sulphur containing two atoms of sulphur in each molecule; -- formerly called disulphuret. Cf. {Bisulphide}. [1913 Webster]

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  • disulphide — /daɪˈsʌlfaɪd/ (say duy sulfuyd) noun a sulphide containing two atoms of sulphur, as carbon disulphide, CS2. Also, disulfide. {di 1 + sulphide} …   Australian English dictionary

  • disulphide — noun any sulphide containing two sulphur atoms in each molecule …   Wiktionary

  • disulphide — n. (US disulfide) Chem. a binary chemical containing two atoms of sulphur in each molecule …   Useful english dictionary

  • disulphide bond — disulphide bond. См. дисульфидная связь. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • disulphide bond — See: disulphide bridge …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • disulphide bridge — A chemical bond between pairs of sulphur atoms that stabilizes the three dimensional structure of proteins, and hence the protein s normal function. These form particularly readily between cysteine residues in the same or different peptide… …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • disulphide bond — The S S linkage. A linkage formed between the SH groups of two cysteine moieties either within or between peptide chains. Each cysteine then becomes a half cystine residue. S S linkages stabilize, but do not determine, secondary structure in… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • ethyl disulphide — Thialol Thi al*ol, n. [Thio + alcohol + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) A colorless oily liquid, {(C2H5)2S2}, having a strong garlic odor; called also {ethyl disulphide}. By extension, any one of the series of related compounds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • protein disulphide isomerase — protein disulphide isomerase. См. протеиндисульфидизомераза. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • carbon disulphide — noun (CS2) a colourless, flammable liquid with an unpleasant smell, used in the manufacture of man made fibres and solvents • • • Main Entry: ↑carbon …   Useful english dictionary

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