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Amino-acid Contamination of Aqueous Hydrochloric Acid
SIDLE1,2 has drawn attention to the contamination of aqueous HCl, both undistilled and distilled, by amino-acids. This is an important problem, for example, when HCl is used to hydrolyse materialExpand
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Origin of life
2 "Generations of scientists may yet have to come and go before the question of the origin of life is finally solved. That it will be solved eventually is as certain as anything can ever be amid theExpand
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Synthesis of Valine and Isoleucine in Primitive Earth Conditions
SYNTHESIS of small amounts of valine, isoleucine and leucine from the polymerization of ammonium cyanide solutions has been reported1,2 in addition to the substantial yields of glycine, alanine,Expand
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Anaesthetic Potency of CF4 and SF6 in Dogs
THERE are two types of physicochemical theory of general anaesthesia. The Meyer–Overton and related theories correlate the potency of an anaesthetic with its solubility in lipids1–3, implying thatExpand
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