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Synonyms for acrolein

a pungent colorless unsaturated liquid aldehyde made from propene


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The occurrence of FA and carbonyl compounds (acetaldehyde, acrolein, EC, formaldehyde and furfural) was studied in this research with the objective of verifying, for the first time, the risk of exposure to these compounds through consumption of sparkling wines.
Joshibarve, "Acrolein is a pathogenic mediator of alcoholic liver disease and the scavenger hydralazine is protective in mice," Cellular and Molecular Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol.
Researchers have now found that the drug, dimercaprol, removes the toxin by attacking certain chemical features of acrolein, neutralizing it for safe removal by the body.
(2007) focused on inhibition of acrolein, a highly electrophilic alpha, beta-unsaturated aldehyde which has been implicated in neurodegenerative diseases such as AD.
(31,32) ENDS also have been linked to upper respiratory irritation, in part, because of the transformation of glycerin in the nicotine cartridge to acrolein upon combustion.
The estimated exposure limit is <5% TLV for formaldehyde and acrolein, the chemicals that can result from the use of e-cigarettes (10).
Moreover, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) developed inhalation toxicity factors for the evaluation of acrolein and crotonaldehyde concentrations in 2014.
SMO converts spermine into spermidine with formation of [H.sub.2][O.sub.2] and acrolein as byproducts [6].
Toxic aldehydes, such as formaldehyde, acetaldehyde and acrolein, were at negligible levels in the starting liquids, Destaillats says.
Tichy, Oxidation of Acrolein to Acrylic Acid over Vanadium-Molybdenum Oxide Catalysts, Appl.
These potentially dangerous chemicals include the known toxins formaldehyde, acrolein, and hydrocarbons.
In addition, pyrolysis/heating of the glycerin produces formaldehyde (a known human carcinogen) and the related chemicals acrolein and acetaldehyde.
The by-products in the process of propylene ammoxidation are mainly hydrogen cyanide, acetonitrile, acrolein, carbon dioxide and carbon monoxide.