Definitions

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  • n. A single methyl group in a molecule

Etymologies

mono- +‎ methyl (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Unlike lintuzumab, which is an older "naked" antibody, SGN35 is a conjugate made up of a tumor-targeting antibody linked to a chemotherapy drug called monomethyl auristatin E.

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  • The fuel is monomethyl hydrazine (MMH) and the oxidizer is nitrogen tetroxide (N2O4).

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  • Increased concentration of monoisobutyl phthalate was found in those babies who had been exposed to baby powder while monomethyl phthalate was associated with baby shampoo.

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  • Comparing the samples with questionnaires that the parents filled out about use of lotion, powder, shampoo, diaper cream and baby wipes in the 24 hours before the urine was collected, the researchers noted increased concentrations of two particular phthalates: monoethyl phthalate and monomethyl phthalate in those infants who had been rubbed with baby lotion.

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  • That is the combination of monomethyl hydrazine and nitrogen tetroxide which are hypergolic chemicals that are kept in separate places.

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  • I think it's really important to point out if people see these pieces, stay away from them because not only are they essentially toxic monomethyl hydrozene nasty stuff, can give you cancer, it can burn you.

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  • Part III: The structure of the monomethyl glucuronic acid component.

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  • On oxidation with nitric acid caffeine gives cholesterophane (dimethyl parabanic acid), but if chlorine water be used as the oxidant, then it yields monomethyl urea and dimethyl alloxan (E. Fischer).

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  • Wild-type worms treated with nhr-64 RNAi display increased expression of acetyl-CoA carboxylase as well as increased abundance of de novo synthesized monomethyl branched chain fatty acids, suggesting an increase in fat synthesis.

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  • The new unit, which is expected to be completed during the fourth quarter of next year, will have a total production capacity of 100,000 tons/yr, and is expected to produce Methyl Proxitol, MethyldiProxitol and Ethyl Proxitol (trade names for propylene glycol monomethyl ether, dipropylene glycol monoethyl ether and propylene glycol monoethyl ether).

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