Piperidine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Piperidine (Chem) An oily liquid alkaloid, C5H11N, having a hot, peppery, ammoniacal odor. It is related to pyridine, and is obtained by the decomposition of piperine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n piperidine A volatile alkaloid (C5H11N) produced by the action of alkalis on piperine.
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Usage

In literature:

Piperidine hydrochlorate, also, when heated with excess of bromine to 180 deg.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 415, December 15, 1883" by Various
We may take piperidine and coniine as examples of the methods followed in alkaloidal synthesis; these are pyridine bases.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 623, December 10, 1887" by Various
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In science:

Piperidine cleaves DNA at the sites where it has oxazolone, i.e. where the guanine was unstacked (open base pair), whereas Fpg protein cleaves it as sites which have 8-oxodG.
Experimental and theoretical studies of sequence effects on the fluctuation and melting of short DNA molecules
The ratio RF pg /Rpip of the number of radioactively labeled fragments of length ℓ produced by Fpg cleavage or by piperidine cleavage indicates the probability of closing for this particular guanine.
Experimental and theoretical studies of sequence effects on the fluctuation and melting of short DNA molecules
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