(chiefly British also sulphonyl)
Definition of sulfonyl in English:
noun[as modifier] Chemistry
Of or denoting a divalent radical, —SO2—, derived from a sulfonic acid group.
- Phenyl methyl sulphonyl fluoride was added to the cell lysate and the lysate stored on ice until use.
- Methyl sulfonyl methane is a source of organic sulfur, an important component of disulfide bonds in the laminae.
- It is our intent here to illustrate this mechanistic similarity by reviewing the mechanism of the most widely utilized organic osmolyte, the sulfonyl amino acid, taurine.
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