Amphiphilic vs Amphipathicisaseealsoofamphiphilic - What's the difference?

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amphiphilic

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (chemistry, of a molecule) Being a detergent: having both hydrophilic and hydrophobic (or lipophilic) groups.
  • (biochemistry, of a protein, especially an alpha helix) Having one surface consisting of hydrophilic amino acids and the opposite surface consisting of hydrophobic (or lipophilic) ones.
  • See also

    * amphipathic * amphiprotic * amphoteric * surfactant

    amphipathicisaseealsoofamphiphilic

    Not English

    Amphipathicisaseealsoofamphiphilic has no English definition. It may be misspelled.