August 14, 2020, 04:30:39 PM
Forum Rules: Read This Before Posting


Topic: Hydrophobic v.s. solvophobic effect?  (Read 2133 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Nescafe

  • Full Member
  • ****
  • Posts: 346
  • Mole Snacks: +7/-11
Hydrophobic v.s. solvophobic effect?
« on: October 25, 2012, 02:14:22 PM »
Hi,

What? I read about these two and they seem to be the same thing yet they are not?

:S

Nescafe.

Offline Babcock_Hall

  • Chemist
  • Sr. Member
  • *
  • Posts: 4240
  • Mole Snacks: +265/-17
Re: Hydrophobic v.s. solvophobic effect?
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2012, 12:56:29 PM »
I am unfamiliar with this term.  However, a high concentration of glycerol stabilizes some proteins by preferential exclusion.  Could this be the same thing?

Sponsored Links