Definition of denaturant in English:
1.1 Biochemistry A substance that causes denaturation of proteins or other biological compounds.
- The effect of denaturants on protein folding has long been investigated.
- These observations underscore the complexity of the mechanism by which denaturants achieve their protein-unfolding action.
- Fig.6 shows that the protein molecules gradually increase their size when exposed to a denaturant.
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