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Non-Nuclear Applications
  • Preservation of Oral Polio Vaccines.

  • Deuterated drugs for enhancement of biological efficacy.

  • Deuterated optical fibers to enhance transmission efficiency.
  • Deuterated substituted lubricants for enhancing life of lubricants.
  • Deuterated compounds as tracers in studies of reaction mechanisms.
  • Deuterated polymers with improved mechanical and chemical properties.
  • Deuterated photosensitive plastics with increased optical recording density.
  • Deuterated metal oxide semicondutor for increased leakage current resistance.
  • Applications in thermo stabilization of vet-vaccine, tissues preservation & diagnostic studies.

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Heavy Water (D2O), Deuterium-labelled Compounds, Potassium Metal, Organo-Phosphorous Solvents, Sodium Sulphate, Depleted Deuterium Water & Deuterium Gas and TBP can be purchased from Heavy Water Board.


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