Definition of polyacrylamide in English:

polyacrylamide

Syllabification: pol·y·a·cryl·a·mide
Pronunciation: /ˌpälēəˈkriləˌmīd
 
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noun

  • A synthetic resin made by polymerizing acrylamide, especially a water-soluble polymer used to form or stabilize gels and as a thickening or clarifying agent.
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    • We have previously synthesized water-soluble polyacrylamide copolymers with MG side chains.
    • The purified protein migrated with an apparent molecular weight of 42 kDa on sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis.
    • The first was protein analysis using sodium dodecyl sulphate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis.

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