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Chemical Surface-Active Agents

Name Surface-Active Agents
Equivalent Terms Active Agents, Surface | Agents, Amphiphilic | Agents, Surface Active | Agents, Surface-Active | Amphiphilic Agents | Surface Active Agents | Surfactants | Tensides
Definition Agents that modify interfacial tension of water; usually substances that have one lipophilic and one hydrophilic group in the molecule; includes soaps, detergents, emulsifiers, dispersing and wetting agents, and several groups of antiseptics.
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MeSH® ID D013501
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ChemicalsChemical Actions and Uses Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Specialty Uses of Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Surface-Active Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Surface-Active Agents Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  Antifoaming Agents
  Demulcents
View node Detergents Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Emulsifying Agents
  Immunosorbents
  Wetting Agents