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== Use ==
 
== Use ==
* A general purpose cross linking reagent for imine type chiral nucleophilic reactions for which PVA may be used to reflux aminoacetaldehyde (Ethanamine) reagents as catalyst for effective
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* A experimental cross-linking reagent to reflux <font color=purple>benzyl-amine</font> products
oil-in-water nanoemulsion of gold-mediated nanoparticles
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* In protein engineering, a gold-substituted catalyst (Micheal acceptor) for oil-in-water peptide (drug) delivery and protein synthesis.
 
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* Related enzymes: alcohol dehydrogenase - EC 1.1.1.1
== Myths and Facts about Pva ==
 
 
 
* Chuck: If Acetonitrile may be converted to PVA, why is PVA '''not''' a functional 2-cyanoethyl reagent?
 
* Oracle: Sure... Acetonitrile is a convenient cyanide '''aniomeric''' catalyst... Heck, there no doubt in my mind its N terminal can provide the required energy for efficient proton ion pumping...
 
* Chuck: What do you mean with that? Is that even proper english? For an oracle you seem a little unreasonable...
 
* Oracle: No kidding... you can surely convert PVOH solutions back to an acid... Ask a chemist... Oracle are good merely for solving uncomputable problems.,,Not discrete mathematics...So don't be uppity! Once upon a time I was metaprogramming pythons for a living, not real organisms or nothing fancy, just computable numbers...
 
* Chuck: So..?
 
* Oracle: Life is injust!
 
* Oracle: You have to realize your full potential to live as a mere racemic enantiomer..
 
* Chuck: I don't understand this.
 
* Oracle: okay... Fine with me!
 
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
 
* [[Acetonitrile]]
 
* [[Acetonitrile]]
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* [[User:Etienne_Robillard/Notebook/Acetaldehyde|Acetaldehyde]]
 
* [[Ethanamine]]
 
* [[Ethanamine]]
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* [[Trichloroisocyanuric_acid|Trichloroisocyanuric acid]]
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* [[THF|THF]]

Revision as of 07:38, 8 November 2013

Definitions

  • Polyvinyl alcohol: PVA (PVOH)
  • Polyvinyl acetate: PVAc

Use

  • A experimental cross-linking reagent to reflux benzyl-amine products
  • In protein engineering, a gold-substituted catalyst (Micheal acceptor) for oil-in-water peptide (drug) delivery and protein synthesis.
  • Related enzymes: alcohol dehydrogenase - EC 1.1.1.1

See also