Although steam is used in many of the processes of silk fabrication as well as in maintenance, the literature records nothing of the hydrolytic effects of steam on this protein.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
©1935 Iowa Academy of Science, Inc.
Walde, Eunice and Edgar, Rachel
"The Hydrolysis of Silk Fibroin by Steam,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 42(1), 120-120.
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