Definitions

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  • n. A mercapto quaternary ammonium compound with formula (CH3)3N+CH2CH2SH−; it is used as a reagent for the determination of cholinesterases

Etymologies

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From thio- +‎ choline

Examples

  • [23] owing to a reaction between the substrate, thiocholine, and the Cys-targeting sulfhydryl reagents under study.

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