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Mengning Liang et al.
IUCrJ, 1(Pt 3), 172-178 (2014-07-31)
Colloidal gels have unique properties due to a complex microstructure which forms into an extended network. Although the bulk properties of colloidal gels have been studied, there has been difficulty correlating those properties with individual colloidal dynamics on the microscale
Golo M J Meyer et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 407(3), 761-778 (2014-09-23)
Mesembrine and mesembrenone are the main alkaloids of Sceletium tortuosum, a plant species that was used for sedation and analgesia by the KhoiSan, previously known as Hottentots, a tribe in South Africa. After fermentation, the obtained preparation called "Kanna" or
C Passariello et al.
European journal of paediatric dentistry : official journal of European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry, 14(3), 199-203 (2013-12-04)
To compare early bacterial adhesion and biofilm formation of common and uncommon periodontal pathogens on a variety of commercial brackets in vitro. In vitro adhesion and biofilm formation of 4 bacterial strains on 15 different commercial brackets, in standard culture
Ye Lin et al.
Nature communications, 6, 6824-6824 (2015-04-11)
Mixed ionic-electronic conductors are widely used in devices for energy conversion and storage. Grain boundaries in these materials have nanoscale spatial dimensions, which can generate substantial resistance to ionic transport due to dopant segregation. Here, we report the concept of
Milena R Simic et al.
Archiv der Pharmazie, 348(2), 100-112 (2015-02-11)
Cytoprotective compounds such as amifostine play an important role in chemo- and radiotherapy due to their ability to reduce the side effects of these treatments. Our work was initiated with the intention to design, synthesise and test a new class
Irina I Popadyuk et al.
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry, 23(15), 5022-5034 (2015-06-04)
We report the synthesis and biological activity of new semi-synthetic derivatives of naturally occurring deoxycholic acid (DCA) bearing 2-cyano-3-oxo-1-ene, 3-oxo-1(2)-ene or 3-oxo-4(5)-ene moieties in ring A and 12-oxo or 12-oxo-9(11)-ene moieties in ring C. Bioassays using murine macrophage-like cells and
Marek Roszko et al.
Marine pollution bulletin, 96(1-2), 165-175 (2015-05-24)
Low pg levels of PBDD/Fs in 0.8-38.9 pg g(-1) (fat) range (mean 14.2 pg g(-1)) observed in the tested cod liver samples were significantly lower than levels of their chlorinated analogues (25.1-95.9 range, 37.7 mean pg g(-1) fat). Brominated furans
Rohit Khanna et al.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications, 55, 393-400 (2015-06-29)
In many hip replacement surgeries, monolithic alumina is used as a femoral head due to its high wear resistance. However, it is liable to fracture under load bearing operations in artificial joints. We propose a promising way to overcome this
Chris M Maragos
Toxins, 7(10), 3903-3915 (2015-10-02)
Paxilline (PAX) is a tremorgenic mycotoxin that has been found in perennial ryegrass infected with Acremonium lolii. To facilitate screening for this toxin, four murine monoclonal antibodies (mAbs) were developed. In competitive indirect enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (CI-ELISAs) the concentrations of
Bjørn J Bolann et al.
Journal of trace elements in medicine and biology : organ of the Society for Minerals and Trace Elements (GMS), 31, 225-229 (2014-09-02)
Hemochromatosis is the most common hereditary disorder in the Nordic population, if left untreated it can result in severe parenchymal iron accumulation. Bloodletting is mainstay treatment. Iron and trace elements partially share cellular uptake and transport mechanisms, and the aim
Timothy M O'Shea et al.
Advanced healthcare materials, 4(12), 1802-1812 (2015-06-20)
Hydrogels with covalently incorporated trehalose are synthesized using thiol-ene Michael addition. Trehalose hydrogels afford prolonged stabilization and -controlled release of model enzymes in vitro and in vivo as well as preservation of protein stability under heat and -lyophilization stressors. Strong
Matteo Lorenzoni et al.
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, 31(42), 11630-11638 (2015-10-08)
The mechanical properties of several types of block copolymer (BCP) thin films have been investigated using PeakForce quantitative nanomechanical mapping. The samples consisted of polystyrene/poly(methylmethacrylate) (PS/PMMA)-based BCP thin films with different pitches both randomly oriented and self-assembled. The measured films
Esra Can Say et al.
Dental materials journal, 33(3), 332-342 (2014-03-07)
The purpose of this study was to investigate surface roughness (Ra) and morphology of supra-nanofilled [Estelite Omega (EO), Estelite ∑ Quick (EQ)], micro-hybrid [Esthet.X HD (EHD), G-aenial (GAE)] and nano-hybrid [Clearfil Majesty Posterior (CMP), Charisma Diamond (CD), Beautifil II (BII)]
Olga Michalak et al.
Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 20(6), 10004-10031 (2015-06-04)
A physicochemical characterization of the process-related impurities associated with the synthesis of pemetrexed disodium was performed. The possibility of pemetrexed impurities forming has been mentioned in literature, but no study on their structure has been published yet. This paper describes
Luis E Gimenez et al.
Molecular pharmacology, 87(6), 954-964 (2015-03-19)
Salmeterol is a long-acting β2-adrenergic receptor (β2AR) agonist that is widely used as a bronchodilator for the treatment of persistent asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in conjunction with steroids. Previous studies demonstrated that salmeterol showed weak efficacy for activation
Bum-Young Noh et al.
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(5), 3335-3340 (2013-07-19)
Surface plasmon (SP)-enhanced light emission mechanism has been investigated for the Ag-coated ZnO/Al2O3 core/shell nanorods (NRs). Structural characterizations showed that the ZnO NRs were covered by conformal Al2O3 layer and coated by Ag nanoparticles (NPs). The optical studies by photoluminescence
Runzeng Liu et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1381, 13-21 (2015-01-24)
Robust analytical methods were developed for the determination of eight emerging synthetic phenolic antioxidants (SPAs) and three metabolites in sewage sludge, effluent and river water matrices. Accelerated solvent extraction was employed for the extraction of the target analytes from sludge
Ovul Kumbuloglu et al.
Journal of dentistry, 43(6), 656-663 (2015-04-29)
This prospective clinical study evaluated the performance of indirect, anterior, surface-retained, fibre-reinforced-composite restorations (ISFRCR). Between June-2003 and January-2011, a total of 134 patients (83 females, 51 males, 16-68 years old) received 175 ISFRCRs (local ethical registration number: 14/9/4). All restorations
Takashi Okada et al.
Waste management (New York, N.Y.), 45, 343-350 (2015-05-30)
The reduction melting process is useful to recover toxic lead from cathode ray tube funnel glass; however, this process generates SiO2-containing residues that are disposed in landfill sites. To reduce the volume of landfill waste, it is desirable to recycle
Juseok Lee et al.
Journal of biomedical nanotechnology, 9(2), 295-298 (2013-05-01)
Cell responses to surface and contact cell guidance are of great interest in bio-applications especially on nano- and micro scale features. Recently we showed selective cell responses on Al/Al2O3, bi-phasic nanowires (NWs). In this context, Al/Al2O3 NWs were synthesized by
Julian Quodbach et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 103(11), 3657-3665 (2014-09-17)
The aim of this study is the introduction of a novel apparatus that is capable of continuously measuring the particle size reduction of disintegrating tablets and analysis of the obtained results. The apparatus is constructed such that no particles pass
Teppei Niide et al.
Nanoscale, 7(47), 20155-20163 (2015-11-18)
Crystalline assemblies of fluorescent molecules have different functional properties than the constituent monomers, as well as unique optical characteristics that depend on the structure, size, and morphological homogeneity of the crystal particles. In this study, we selected peptides with affinity
Sai Fang et al.
Organic & biomolecular chemistry, 13(16), 4714-4726 (2015-03-25)
Based on the scaffolds of caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE) as well as bioactive lactone-containing compounds, 6-acrylic phenethyl ester-2-pyranone derivatives were synthesized and evaluated against five tumor cell lines (HeLa, C6, MCF-7, A549, and HSC-2). Most of the new derivatives
Toru Ogawa et al.
Drug development and industrial pharmacy, 41(2), 315-321 (2013-11-23)
Inorganic extractables from glass vials may cause particle formation in the drug solution. In this study, the ability of eluting Al ion from borosilicate glass vials, and tendencies of precipitation containing Al were investigated using various pHs of phosphate, citrate
Size-controlled synthesis of alumina nanoparticles from aluminum alkoxides
Park YK, et al.
Materials Research Bulletin, 40(9), 1506-1512 (2005)
G P J van Hout et al.
Basic research in cardiology, 110(6), 58-58 (2015-10-16)
Myocardial infarction (MI) induces an inflammatory response in which neutrophils fulfill a prominent role. Mean neutrophil volume (MNV) represents the average size of the circulating neutrophil population. Our goal was to determine the effect of MI on MNV and investigate
Dae-Hee Kim et al.
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 13(5), 3564-3567 (2013-07-19)
The initial reaction of dimethylaluminum isopropoxide (Al(CH3)2OC3H7, DMAI) with a fully hydrogen-terminated Si (001) surface for aluminum oxide thin-film growth was investigated using density functional theory. Al-C and Al-O bonds of the adsorbed DMAI were easily broken to produce unimethylaluminum
Telma C Santos et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1847(10), 1113-1118 (2015-06-14)
The monoheme c-type cytochrome PccH from Geobacter sulfurreducens, involved in the pathway of current-consumption in biofilms, was electrochemically characterized in detail. Cyclic voltammetry was used to determine the kinetics and thermodynamics properties of PccH redox behavior. Entropy, enthalpy and Gibbs
E A Peralta et al.
Nature, 503(7474), 91-94 (2013-10-01)
The enormous size and cost of current state-of-the-art accelerators based on conventional radio-frequency technology has spawned great interest in the development of new acceleration concepts that are more compact and economical. Micro-fabricated dielectric laser accelerators (DLAs) are an attractive approach
Rui-Tang Guo et al.
Environmental technology, 35(13-16), 1766-1772 (2014-06-25)
CeO2-CuO/Al2O3 catalysts were prepared by three different methods and their activities for selective catalytic reduction (SCR) of NO with NH3 were investigated. As can be seen from the experimental results, the catalyst prepared by the single-step sol-gel (SG) method showed
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