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- n. Plural form of carboxylate.
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Saponification involves hydrolysis of esters under basic conditions to form an alcohol and the salt of a carboxylic acid carboxylates, producing a soap-like solid from the fatty acid derivatives.
A recent study also employed reactive surface carboxylates on CPMV for bioconjugation
 - , and is coordinated in the basal octahedral plane by the unesterified oxygens of dATP β - and γ-phosphates and the carboxylates of Asp107 and Asp198, and at the apical positions by the α-phosphate and the main chain carbonyl of Met108.