Recent Examples on the WebThe title of most harmful form of amyloid goes to what’s known as a toxic oligomer, which is currently undetectable in the living human brain.
Sam Gandy, STAT, 17 June 2021 Gel polish is made up of acrylic monomers and oligomers that bond together when placed under UV light.
Jenna Rosenstein, Allure, 21 Mar. 2020 Gel polishes are made with a mix of acrylic monomers and oligomers that harden under UV light to create a hard, glossy coat.
Halie Lesavage, Harper's BAZAAR, 4 Oct. 2019
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