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deproteinize

Line breaks: de|pro¦tein|ize
Pronunciation: /diːˈprəʊtiːnʌɪz
 
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(also deproteinise)

Definition of deproteinize in English:

verb

[with object]
Remove the protein from (a substance), usually as a stage in chemical purification.
Example sentences
  • For the ELD experiments, calf thymus DNA was deproteinized with sodium dodecyl sulfate.
  • Serum samples were deproteinized with 10 per cent perchloric acid, vortexed for 60 sec for mixing and centrifugation was done at 4000 rpm for 10 min.
  • For the determination of glutathione, the sample obtained as described for enzyme assays was deproteinized immediately using 30% HClO 4.

Derivatives

deproteinization

1
Pronunciation: /-ˈzɛɪʃ(ə)n/
noun
Example sentences
  • Genomic DNA extractions were carried out from 0.2 g of adult flies, as described by Piñol et al., except that a phenol deproteinization step was added before deproteinization with chloroform.
  • Plasma NOx was similarly assayed after deproteinization with cold ethanol.
  • The analysis of the electrophoretic mobility of DNA was performed after repeated pronase treatment and deproteinization in chloroform-isoamyl alcohol.

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