Methyl amine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Methyl amine (Chem) a colorless, inflammable, alkaline gas, CH3.NH2, having an ammoniacal, fishy odor. It is produced artificially, and also occurs naturally in herring brine and other fishy products. It is regarded as ammonia in which a third of its hydrogen is replaced by methyl, and is a type of the class of substituted ammonias.
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Usage


In science:

We were able to reconstruct Gamma-ray interaction tracks consistent in length with the expectations for energies between 14 and 122 keV when using a mixture of xenon and tri-methyl-amine (TMA) at 1 bar.
Results from the NEXT prototypes
MT is responsible for the methylation of the nitrogen of the amine whereas E domain cause the racemisation of the Cα of the amino acid.
Template-directed biopolymerization: tape-copying Turing machines
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