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(medicine) the process of removing a heavy metal from the bloodstream by means of a chelate as in treating lead or mercury poisoning

the process of forming a ring by forming one or more hydrogen bonds

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Chelating agents increase the cleaning action of detergent and dishwasher products, as well as industrial and all-purpose cleaners, by reducing the concentration of metal ions in aqueous solutions.
Specialty Hair Care--surfactants, conditioning agents and chelating agents
The tests were run with and without disodium EDTA chelating agent.
Recently, chelating agents were used to modify metal precursors in the preparation of HDS catalysts [12].
One of the most prestigious was "The Protocol for the Safe and Effective Administration of EDTA and other Chelating Agents for Vascular Disease, Degenerative Disease, and Metal Toxicity" (Journal of Advancement in Medicine.
Their phosphate and EDTA free compositions include biodegradable chelating agents ideal for cleaning RO, NF, UF and MF systems suffering from poor performance.
The flowable solid composition comprises one or more surfactants comprising a nonionic surfactant and an anionic surfactant, one or more chelating agents selected from the group consisting of a phosphate, phosphonate, amino-carboxylate, or combination thereof, a solidification agent comprising fumed silica, and an acid or a salt thereof.
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Chelating agents are primarily used for the following purposes:
This equilibrium can be influenced by the presence of surfactants (like polysorbate) and chelating agents (like citrate) and could explain the link between these factors and LER.
Future work may include investigating a lower initial inoculation dose or the addition of chelating agents to increase the efficacy of nisin in the presence of C.
Among the synthetic chelating agents, it is the least toxic.
The role of different chelating agents, timing of administration, and chelating efficacy seem to represent debated aspects in Co/Cr chelation and in clinical management of MOM hip-implanted patients [2, 13].
BASF is investing in the expansion and flexibilization of production facilities for chelating agents at its site in Ludwigshafen, Germany.
A large variety of organic reagents are known which act as chelating agents.