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Bo Tian et al.
Journal of materials science. Materials in medicine, 25(9), 2059-2068 (2014-05-27)
In order to improve the biocompatibility of metallic implants, bioactive components are often used as coatings so that a real bond with the surrounding bone tissue can be formed. We prepared ethyl cellulose/carbonated hydroxyapatite composite coatings (ECHCs) on Ti6Al4V substrates
Congwu He et al.
The New phytologist, 206(3), 1051-1062 (2015-01-24)
Silicon (Si) plays a large number of diverse roles in plants, but the structural and chemical mechanisms operating at the single-cell level remain unclear. We isolate the cell walls from suspension-cultured individual cells of rice (Oryza sativa) and fractionate them
Chao Zhao et al.
Nature communications, 5, 5079-5079 (2014-10-07)
The remarkable stability of peptide nucleic acids (PNAs) towards enzymatic degradation makes this class of molecules ideal to develop as part of a diagnostic device. Here we report the development of chemically engineered PNAs for the quantitative detection of HIV
Zhengzong Wu et al.
Food chemistry, 194, 671-679 (2015-10-17)
The application of attenuated total reflectance infrared spectroscopy (ATR-IR), Raman spectroscopy (RS) and combination of ATR-IR and RS for measurements of total antioxidant capacity (TAC) and total phenolic content (TPC) of Chinese rice wine (CRW) were investigated in this study.
Prashant Kumar et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1356, 105-116 (2014-07-16)
Kafirin is a natural, hydrophobic and celiac safe prolamin protein obtained from sorghum seeds. Today kafirin is found to be useful in designing delayed delivery systems and coatings of pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals where its purity is important and this can
Kai Luo et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1379, 51-55 (2015-01-04)
While urinary 3-hydroxybenzo[a]pyrene (3-OHBaP) can indicate exposure to carcinogenic benzo[a]pyrene (BaP) in humans, most previous analytical methods could not detect it in the general population due to a lack of sufficient sensitivity. In this study, a new liquid chromatography-electrospray mass-mass
Gilles Provencher et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1348, 97-104 (2014-05-20)
Bisphenol A (BPA) and triclosan (TCS) are ubiquitous environmental phenols exhibiting endocrine disrupting activities that may be involved in various health disorders in humans. There is a need to measure separately free forms and conjugated metabolites because only the former
Jia Bao et al.
Environmental science and pollution research international, 21(12), 7650-7655 (2014-03-14)
Severe perfluoroalkyl acid (PFAA) contamination resulting from the fast-growing semiconductor, electrochemical, and optoelectronic industries has been determined in the river water in the vicinity of the Taipei area, Taiwan, during recent years. However, little is known about body burdens of
Julien Heroult et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 406(16), 3919-3927 (2014-05-13)
This work represents a first systematic approach to the size-based elemental quantification and size estimation of metal(loid) oxide nanoparticles such as silica (SiO2) in a real food matrix using asymmetric flow field-flow fractionation coupled online with inductively coupled plasma mass
Yu-Hsiang Wang et al.
International journal of environmental research and public health, 11(9), 9325-9344 (2014-09-12)
The effects of synthetic goethite (α-FeOOH) used as the catalyst in catalytic ozonation for the degradation of disinfection by-product (DBP) precursors are investigated. A biofiltration column applied following the catalytic ozonation process is used to evaluate the efficiency of removing
Ying Guo et al.
Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, 153, 79-86 (2015-08-22)
Near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) calibrations were developed for the discrimination of spectra of the jujube (Zizyphus jujuba Mill.) fruit samples from four geographical regions. Prediction models were developed for the quantitative prediction of the contents of jujube fruit, i.e., total sugar
Abdulselam Ertas et al.
Pharmaceutical biology, 53(3), 334-339 (2014-10-22)
In Turkey, Veronica species (Plantaginaceae) have been used as a diuretic and for wound healing in traditional medicine. To examine the fatty acid and essential oil profiles, the antioxidant, anticholinesterase, antimicrobial, and DNA damage effects of Veronica thymoides P.H. Davis
Marcel Prax et al.
Journal of microbiological methods, 118, 176-181 (2015-10-13)
Sodium polyanethol sulfonate (SPS) is an anionic detergent with a broad range of activities and applications. While studying the excretion of cytoplasmic proteins in Staphylococcus aureus SPS was used as cell lysis inhibitor. When investigating the protein pattern of culture
Kristina Nelson et al.
Food chemistry, 194, 495-502 (2015-10-17)
Metabolic dysfunction in obesity may be attenuated by whole-grain intake, which has been attributed to synergistic actions of bioactive compounds. Germination/malting may increase grain bioactives, including polyphenols, however biological effects compared with non-germinated grains are unclear. Polyphenols and biological effects
Joyce C Mello et al.
Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 20(10), 17747-17759 (2015-09-26)
Plantago major L. produces several chemical substances with anti-inflammatory and analgesic activities and its use in the treatment of oral and throat inflammation in popular medicine is well described. In this study, the antioxidant potential of the Plantago major hydroethanolic
Rodrigo M Pereira et al.
Talanta, 147, 76-81 (2015-11-26)
A microwave-induced combustion (MIC) system based on the volatilization process was applied for subsequent halogen determination from noncombustible inorganic matrices. Portland cement samples were selected to demonstrate the feasibility of the proposed method, allowing the subsequent determination of Cl and
Ying Yu et al.
Gene, 549(1), 113-122 (2014-07-25)
The salinization and alkalization of soil are widespread environmental problems, and alkaline salt stress is more destructive than neutral salt stress. Therefore, understanding the mechanism of plant tolerance to saline-alkaline stress has become a major challenge. However, little attention has
Sergio Berdún et al.
American journal of physiology. Gastrointestinal and liver physiology, 309(10), G801-G806 (2015-09-26)
Stabilization of mast cell (MC) degranulation has been proposed to prevent postoperative ileus (POI). Nerve growth factor (NGF) mediates MC degranulation. The aim of the study was to evaluate whether NGF receptor antagonist K252a acts as a MC stabilizer in
Jamshed Ali et al.
Environmental science and pollution research international, 22(23), 19251-19263 (2015-08-10)
In present study, the ground water at different aquifers was evaluated for physicochemical parameters, iron, total arsenic, total inorganic arsenic and arsenic species (arsenite and arsenate). The samples of groundwater were collected at different depths, first aquifer (AQ1) 50-60 m
Weilin Liu et al.
Food chemistry, 175, 16-24 (2015-01-13)
This study examined the stability of liposomes loaded with negatively charged protein (bovine serum albumin, BSA) during in vitro digestion. Zeta-potential and morphology measurements confirmed that BSA-loaded liposomes were successfully prepared, with an encapsulation efficiency of around 34%. The encapsulated
Marcia Vizzotto et al.
Food chemistry, 164, 363-370 (2014-07-06)
Polyphenolic extracts and fractions of selected peach and plum genotypes were evaluated for cell viability and antiproliferation activity in vitro against an estrogen independent MDA-MB-435 and estrogen dependent MCF-7 breast cancer cell lines and one non-cancerous breast line MCF-10A. All
Vivien Kauschke et al.
International immunopharmacology, 29(1), 222-230 (2015-08-08)
Acetylcholinesterase (AChE) hydrolyzes acetylcholine (ACh) to acetate and choline and thereby terminates nerve impulse transmission. ACh is also expressed in bone tissue and enhances here proliferation and differentiation of osteoblasts, which makes it interesting to investigate effects of AChE deficiency
Bilal Yilmaz et al.
Journal of chromatographic science, 53(7), 1037-1043 (2015-01-27)
A sensitive and efficient method was developed for determination of tramadol and its metabolite (O-desmethyltramadol) in human urine by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Tramadol, O-desmethyltramadol and medazepam (internal standard) were extracted from human urine with a mixture of ethylacetate and diethylether
Mariana H Massaoka et al.
Journal of immunological methods, 414, 11-19 (2014-09-11)
On searching for melanoma transcription factors in a project focusing on internal antitumor peptide sequences from transcription factors, we found that a highly immunogenic component emerged upon using a subtraction tolerization method of immunization. While several conventional immunization procedures using
Umile Gianfranco Spizzirri et al.
Pharmaceutical development and technology, 20(3), 288-296 (2013-12-03)
In this study, pH-responsive hydrogels, synthesized by the coupling reaction of polyacrylic acid and catechin, are proposed as carriers of oxidable drugs toward the GI tract. The presence of polyphenolic moieties in the network gives the polymers properties suitable for
Madeeha Riaz et al.
Journal of materials science. Materials in medicine, 26(12), 268-268 (2015-10-29)
The antibacterial activity of ZnO (0-15.53 mol%) based SiO2-CaO-P2O5-Na2O-CaF2 bioactive glass-ceramics synthesized by controlled crystallisation were studied against eight micro-organisms using modified Kirby Bauer method. The antibacterial activity of the specimens was statistically evaluated using one-way analysis of variance and
Katharina Wittmann et al.
Tissue engineering. Part A, 21(7-8), 1343-1353 (2015-01-21)
The development of vascularized and functional adipose tissue substitutes is required to improve soft tissue augmentation. In this study, vascularized adipose tissue constructs were generated using uncultured cells from the stromal-vascular fraction (SVF) of adipose tissue as an alternative cell
Hyojung Cha et al.
ACS applied materials & interfaces, 6(18), 15774-15782 (2014-08-26)
The molecular packing structures of two conjugated polymers based on alkoxy naphthalene, one with cyano-substituents and one without, have been investigated to determine the effects of electron-withdrawing cyano-groups on the performance of bulk-heterojunction solar cells. The substituted cyano-groups facilitate the
Ting Zhou et al.
Journal of chromatography. B, Analytical technologies in the biomedical and life sciences, 967, 225-234 (2014-08-17)
In this study, a rapid and sensitive hydrophilic interaction ultra-performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (HILIC-UPLC-MS/MS) method was developed for simultaneous determination of bambuterol and its two major metabolites monocarbamate bambuterol and terbutaline in human plasma. All samples were simply precipitated
Wan Mohd Nuzul Hakimi Salleh et al.
Natural product communications, 10(11), 2005-2008 (2016-01-12)
The chemical composition of the essential oil and antioxidant and anti-inflammatory activities of the extracts from Piper miniatum were determined. GC and GC-MS analysis of the essential oil resulted in the identification of 64 components, accounting for 89.2% of the
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