hydrogen cyanide

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a highly poisonous gas or volatile liquid that smells like bitter almonds

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The objectives of the present study were to evaluate productivity of cassava and to determine the chemical composition in foliage, especially the tannin and HCN content, in several different varieties harvested at three harvest frequencies.
The program involved an experienced nurse trained in home care and cancer care visiting patients assigned to HCN during the first week of chemotherapy.
His work also describes a cell culture developed by his team, which accurately mimics HCN function in whole mammalian hearts, making future research in the area far quicker and easier.
The cytopathology files at the University Hospital of SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY, dated between January 1993 and December 1998 were reviewed for cytologic diagnosis of HCN, nonneoplastic thyroid with prominent Hurthle cell component, and Hashimoto's thyroiditis.
Patients participating in the HCN pilot will receive a Windows Phone with TracFone's prepaid services that will help them improve their engagement and manage their disease.
The HCN content in cassava and the experimental diets were determined by alkaline titration (AOAC, 1980; Khajarern, 1980).
President and CEO, HCN, Kevin Kearns, said : "For several years, our patients with chronic health conditions like diabetes have benefited from access to their personal health record in HealthVault.
HCN has also agreed to acquire 17 of Mainstreet's Next Generation[sup.
5% sulfur to fresh cassava foliage resulted in a significant increase in the rate of gas production, true digestibility, total concentration of VFA, microbial biomass, rate of HCN disappearance, thiocyanate appearance and cyanide percentage conversion into thiocyanate.
On August 21, Sunrise entered into a binding agreement with HCN pursuant to which HCN committed to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Sunrise for $14.
NYSE: HCN) has no impact on the current 'BBB' Issuer Default Rating (IDR) and Stable Rating Outlook for HCN.
Before joining as CEO, DeRosa worked as a director of HCN and former vice chairman and chief financial officer of the Rouse Company.
16 /PRNewswire/ -- ARRIS (Nasdaq: ARRS) today announced that HCN, one of Korea's top cable MSOs, has deployed the ARRIS DOCSIS 3.
Separately, on June 20, 2012 HCN announced that its largest tenant Genesis HealthCare (16.
The live burn practical will focus on the proper use of atmospheric monitoring equipment with an emphasis on monitoring HCN and CO because those are the only two treatable toxicants if smoke exposure occurs.