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AChE
acetylcholinesterase

ATCh
acetylthiocholine

BChE
butyrylcholinesterase

BTCh
butyrylthiocholine

C
centigrade

ChE
cholinesterase

CI
chemical ionization

cm
centimeter(s)

CMPA
cyclohexyl methylphosphonic acid

CN-
cyanide

CV
coefficient of variation

dl
deciliter

DTNB
5,5'-dithio-bis (2-nitrobenzoic acid)

d3-IMPA
deuterated IMPA

d3-PMPA
deuterated PMPA

d8-TDG
octa-deuterated thiodiglycol

4-DMAP
4-dimethylaminophenol

EDTA
ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid

EI
electron impact

eV
electron volt

g
gram(s)

GC
gas chromatograph

GF
cyclohexylmethylphosphonofluoridate

HCl
hydrochloric acid

HD
sulphur mustard

HFBA
heptafluorobutyric anhydride

Hgb
hemoglobin

H2SO4
sulfuric acid

I.D.
inner diameter

IMPA
isopropyl methylphosphonic acid

kg
kilogram(s)

KH2PO4
potassium dihydrophosphate

L
liter(s)

M
mole

mg
milligram(s)

MgCl2
magnesium chloride

ml
milliliter(s)

mm
millimeter(s)

mM
millimole(s)

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MS
mass spectrometer

MSD
mass selective detector

msec
millisecond(s)

m/z
mass to charge ratio

mA
microampere(s)

mg
microgram(s)

ml
microliter(s)

mm
micrometer(s)

mM
micromole(s)

N
normal solution

NaCl
sodium chloride

NaCN
sodium cyanide

NaOH
sodium hydroxide

ng
nanogram(s)

nm
nanometer(s)

PFB
pentafluorobenzyl

PFBBr
pentafluorobenzyl bromide

PMPA
pinacolyl methylphosphonic acid

RBC
red blood cell

rpm
revolutions per minute

RSD
relative standard deviation

SD
standard deviation

TDG
thiodiglycol

TDP
thiodipropanol

TFA
trifluoromethyl anhydride

torr
millimeters of mercury

U
unit(s)

 


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