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dithiothreitol

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noun di·thio·thre·i·tol \(ˌ)dī-ˌthī-ō-ˈthrē-ə-ˌtȯl, -ˌtōl\

Medical Definition of dithiothreitol

  1. :  a reducing agent C4H10O2S2 used especially in biochemical reactions to sever bonds (as in a protein) composed of disulfide groups


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