Any of various enzymes that remove ammonia or an amino compound by breaking the C-N bond, leaving a C=C.
Big Vitamin B6-cancer news raises the question: What do the B and 6 mean?A study published this week in the Journal of the American Medical Association says that smokers with greater amounts of Vitamin B6 may be less likely to develop lung cancer. The findings are preliminary, but have caused a lot of excitement. Behind the promising health news is a great question: Why are vitamins named with various letters and numbers? Does the letter match the name of a chemical, like Vitamin C and citric …
English Words From The PharaohsMost people recognize Ancient Greek and Latin as the primary donors to the English language. However, some of the most ancient words in English actually trace back to Ancient Egypt.
- ammonia clock,
- ammonia liquor,
- ammonia solution,
- ammonia water,
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