Internal Medicine

 A - G

Abbreviations ~A-G~

A ampere; blood group; chromosome group, absorbance
Å àngström
a atto-
AB blood group
A.D. anno Domini
AM before noon
AMP, ADP, ATP adenosine phosphates
BCG bacille Calmette-Guérin
C Coulomb
°C Celsius
c centi-
cal calorie
cAMP, cGMP, etc. cyclic AMP, cyclic GMP, etc.
Ci Curie
cm, cm2, cm3 centimeters
CMP, CDP, GTP cytidine phosphates
CoA coenzyme A
cpm counts per minute
c/s cycles per second
cRNA complementary RNA
cubic use exponent 3centimeters
D dextro configuration
d deci-
d,(+) dextrorotatory
Da dalton
dB decibel
DEAE-cellulos O-(diethylaminoethyl) cellulose
DNA deoxyribonucleic acid
DNase deoxyribonuclease
dpm disintegrations per minute
cDNA complementary DNA
dTMP, dTDP, dTTP thymidine phosphates
EC50 effective concentration, 50%
ed. Editor
ED50 effective concentration, 50%
EDTA ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid
e.g., for example
EGTA ethylene glycol bis (β-aminoethlether)-N, N, N', N'-tetraacetic acid
Eq equation(s)
eq equivalent
et al and others
etc. and so forth
F farad; filial generations
f femto-
FAD, FADH flavin adenine dinucleotides
Fig., Figs. figure(s)
FMN, FMNH flavin mononucleotides
g gram
g gratitational constant
GMP, GDP, GTP granosine phosphates
> greater than
GSH, GSSG glutathiones


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