lyotropic series


lyotropic series
A listing of anions and cations in order of their effect on protein solubility (tendency to cause salting out). Essentially a competition between the protein and the ion for water molecules for hydration.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • lyotropic — SYN: lyophilic. [lyo + G. trope, a turning] * * * lyo·tro·pic .lī ə trō pik, träp ik adj of, relating to, or being a liquid crystal that is prepared by mixing two substances of which one (as water) is polar in nature and that may assume a series… …   Medical dictionary

  • lyotropic — /luy euh trop ik, troh pik/, adj. Physical Chem. noting any series of ions, salts, or radicals arranged in descending order relative to the magnitude of their effect on a given solvent. [1920 25; lyo (see LYOPHILIC) + TROPIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • Hofmeister series — Hof·meis·ter series hȯf .mī stər n an arrangement of salts, anions, or cations in descending order of their effect upon a physical phenomenon (as the swelling of gelatin) called also lyotropic series Hofmeister Franz (1850 1922) Austro German… …   Medical dictionary

  • hofmeister series — ˈhä]fˌmīstə(r), ˈhȯ], ˈhō] noun Usage: usually capitalized H Etymology: after Franz Hofmeister died 1922 Austro German physiological chemist : an arrangement of salts, anions, or cations in descending order of their effect upon a physical… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • liotropinė eilė — statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Jonų eilė, sudaryta pagal jų poveikį tirpikliui. atitikmenys: angl. lyotropic series rus. лиотропный ряд …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas


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