SR Buffer

05:42 Jul 18, 2018
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / Proficiency testing for Xpert® MTB / RIF or MTB / RIF Ultra
English term or phrase: SR Buffer
Instructions on how to carry on test for Xpert®

5. Using a pipette and sterile pipette tip OR the same Xpert® kit pipette as above, add 3.0ml* SR buffer (supplied with the Xpert® kit) to the labelled tube containing the DCS. Ensure that the DCS is completely submerged in the SR buffer.

* If using the Xpert kit pipette, aspirate SR buffer all the way up to the bottom of the bulb (=3ml).
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3 +1(solución) tampón para muestra
Chema Nieto Castañón
3SR= Sample Reagent
Laura Jimenez

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sr buffer
SR= Sample Reagent

Explanation: Frequently Aske...

a Sample Reagent (SR) buffer is added to the sample

This SR buffer is designed to inactivate the mycobacteria but not to destroy them.

(I hope that helps)

Note added at 3 hrs (2018-07-18 09:13:38 GMT)

Un buffer o tampón químico, en términos químicos, es un sistema constituido por un ácido débil y su base conjugada, o por una base y su ácido conjugado que tiene capacidad tamponante, es decir, que puede oponerse a grandes cambios de pH (en un margen concreto) en una disolución acuosa. ->ón_químico

En muchas ocasiones escucho que lo llaman simplemente "búfer", pero este término no está recogido por la RAE

El término "tampón" sí pero no con esta acepción.

Yo lo mantendría en inglés y en cursiva E...

Laura Jimenez
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
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Asker: Yes but how do you say Buffer in Spanish?

Asker: Gracias

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sr buffer
(solución) tampón para muestra

Reactivo tampón para muestra sería la opción más literal. Solución tampón o simplemente tampón (para muestra) sería la expresión habitual equivalente en castellano. También solución amortiguadora para muestra.

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agree  Caterina Aguiló
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  -> Gracias, Caterina ;)
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