ferric ferric

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to or containing iron

Usage(s):

  1. Under the influence of these pigments and light, the ions regroup themselves into the ferric form-two positive units linked with three negative units.
  2. Artificial rubies and sapphires of various colors are made from alumina, by the addition of varying chromic or ferric oxides.
  3. Or that he could produce one ounce of gold from 16 ounces of potassium hydroxide, rock flint and ferric oxide.

News

  1. Rockwell Medical climbs on anemia drug data

    Shares of Rockwell Medical Inc. jumped Thursday after the company reported successful results from a late-stage trial of its anemia drug. THE SPARK: Rockwell Medical said the drug, called soluble ferric ...
    on July 12, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. Rockwell Medical's iron deficiency drug succeeds in trial

    (Reuters) - Rockwell Medical Inc said a late-stage trial of its experimental iron deficiency drug met the main goal of improving hemoglobin levels in patients with chronic kidney disease. The company's shares rose 52 percent to $5.74 in heavy trading before the bell. The study was the first of two planned late-stage trials, and tested Soluble Ferric Pyrophosphate (SFP) in adult patients with ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • Reacting to the study, arsenic scientist Dipankar Chakravarty from Jadavpur University in Kolkata told TOI: "Undoubtedly, this is one of the approaches for removing arsenic from contaminated water, like aluminium, hydrated ferric oxide, membrane and...
    on Nov 10, 2006 By: Chakraborty Source: Times of India

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