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Shear thickening in dense particulate suspensions was recently proposed to be driven by the activation of friction above an onset stress needed to overcome repulsive forces between particles. 3-Hydroxybutyrate dehydrogenase activity was found in both mitochondria and brush border membrane fractions of the rat kidney. These values are larger than the current charges that customers actually pay or providers receive. Solitons have the drawback of being very long even if the selected T(2) value is in the order of tens of milliseconds.

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