butyric acid

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Synonyms for butyric acid

an unpleasant smelling fatty acid found especially in butter

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hemoglobin, albumin, or butyryl or acetyl cholinesterase) or DNA.
In addition, we found greater transcript levels in liver for all enzymes of butanoate metabolism (such as butyryl Coenzyme A synthetase 1, enoyl Coenzyme A hydratase, hydroxyacyl-Coenzyme A dehydrogenase, and aldehyde dehydrogenase 1) as well as all five alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH) isoforms for metabolizing ethanol and retinol.
The modified PP was further processed into micro-sized fibers by mixing cellulose acetate butyrate (CAB; butyryl content 44-48%) and (PP-g-NTBA) at weight ratios of 80:20 (16-18).
Even for some long-used markers of exposure, such as acetylcholinesterase and butyryl cholinesterase, reference levels have not been determined across laboratories using a consistent method (Wilson et al.
Cellulose acetate butyrate (CAB; butyryl content 35-39%) was purchased from Acros Chemical (Pittsburg, PA).