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Carolina Fontana et al.
Carbohydrate research, 402, 87-94 (2014-12-17)
Some lactic acid bacteria, such as those of the Lactobacillus genus, have the ability to produce exopolysaccharides (EPSs) that confer favorable physicochemical properties to food and/or beneficial physiological effects on human health. In particular, the EPS of Lactobacillus plantarum C88
Christine Frederickx et al.
Journal of forensic sciences, 59(1), 242-249 (2013-08-29)
This study investigated the role of odorant cues used during host-habitat location by the generalist parasitoid, Nasonia vitripennis Walker. Nasonia vitripennis is a common parasitoid of Dipteran pupae found in association with decaying carrion. Behavioral assays were used to investigate
N S Sanjini et al.
Journal of nanoscience and nanotechnology, 15(9), 6487-6494 (2015-12-31)
Highly ordered mesoporous three dimensional la3d cobalt doped KIT-6 (Co-KIT-6) material was synthesized by the simple impregnation method and characterized by various physicochemical techniques such as X-ray diffraction, N2 adsorption-desorption isotherm, diffuse reflectance spectroscopy, Fourier transform infra-red spectroscopy and scanning
Freddy T Rabouw et al.
ACS nano, 9(10), 10366-10376 (2015-09-22)
Conventional colloidal quantum dots (QDs) suffer from rapid energy losses by nonradiative (Auger) processes, leading to sub-ns lifetimes in all excited states but the lowest-energy single exciton. Suppression of interband Auger decay, such as biexciton Auger recombination, has been achieved
Megan M Maurer et al.
Food chemistry, 165, 475-482 (2014-07-21)
Carotenoid identification and quantitation is critical for the development of improved nutrition plant varieties. Industrial analysis of carotenoids is typically carried out on multiple crops with potentially thousands of samples per crop, placing critical needs on speed and broad utility
Sangjun Lee et al.
Carbohydrate polymers, 121, 284-294 (2015-02-11)
In this study, we synthesized dimer acid (DA) esters, having short to long alkyl chains, (DA-Cn) by the Diels-Alder reaction and subsequent esterification reaction of fatty acids that were prepared by the hydrolysis of waste vegetable oil. It was found
Quan Chi et al.
Luminescence : the journal of biological and chemical luminescence, 30(7), 990-995 (2015-02-03)
The chemiluminescence (CL) of lucigenin (Luc(2+)) can be enhanced by different alcohols in alkaline solution. The effect of different fatty alcohols on the CL of lucigenin was related to the carbon chain length and the number of hydroxyl groups. Glycerol
Jin-Wook Lee et al.
Chemphyschem : a European journal of chemical physics and physical chemistry, 15(12), 2595-2603 (2014-05-28)
A dichlorobenzene-functionalized hole-transporting material (HTM) is developed for a CH3NH3PbI3-based perovskite solar cell. Notwithstanding the similarity of the frontier molecular orbital energy levels, optical properties, and hole mobility between the functionalized HTM [a polymer composed of 2'-butyloctyl-4,6-dibromo-3-fluorothieno[3,4-b]thiophene-2-carboxylate (TT-BO), 3',4'-dichlorobenzyl-4,6-dibromo-3-fluorothieno[3,4-b]thiophene-2-carboxylate (TT-DCB)
Alfonso Pérez-Garrido et al.
Bioorganic & medicinal chemistry, 17(2), 896-904 (2008-12-06)
This paper reports a QSAR study for predicting the complexation of a large and heterogeneous variety of substances (233 organic compounds) with beta-cyclodextrins (beta-CDs). Several different theoretical molecular descriptors, calculated solely from the molecular structure of the compounds under investigation
G Blomqvist et al.
American journal of physiology. Endocrinology and metabolism, 283(1), E20-E28 (2002-06-18)
Using R-beta-[1-(11)C]hydroxybutyrate and positron emission tomography, we studied the effect of acute hyperketonemia (range 0.7-1.7 micromol/ml) on cerebral ketone body utilization in six nondiabetic subjects and six insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) patients with average metabolic control (HbA(1c) = 8.1 +/-
R W Wulkan et al.
The International journal of biochemistry, 18(11), 1045-1051 (1986-01-01)
The butanol extraction method of Morton (1950), a routine step in enzyme purification, is discussed with special reference to a hydrophobic form of alkaline phosphatase from human liver tissue. This form slowly precipitates from butanol-extracted liver tissue homogenates stored at
Alireza Khataee et al.
Environmental science and pollution research international, 21(14), 8543-8554 (2014-04-12)
In this paper, degradation of a mixture of three azo dyes was studied by the photo-assisted electrochemical process using an O₂-diffusion cathode containing carbon nanotubes and boron-doped diamond (BDD) anode. The concentration of three textile dyes (C.I. Acid Orange 8
Heat Capacity of 1-Butanol over a Wide Temperature Range.
Safarov J, et al.
Chemie Ingenieur Technik, 86(9), 1358-1358 (2014)
R S Ray et al.
Nitric oxide : biology and chemistry, 43, 62-73 (2014-08-30)
Global cerebral ischemia/reperfusion (GCI/R) injury encompasses complex pathophysiological sequalae, inducing loss of hippocampal neurons and behavioural deficits. Progressive neuronal death and memory dysfunctions culminate from several different mechanisms like oxidative stress, excitotoxicity, neuroinflammation and cholinergic hypofunction. Experimental evidences point to
Pazhamalai Anbarasan et al.
Nature, 491(7423), 235-239 (2012-11-09)
Nearly one hundred years ago, the fermentative production of acetone by Clostridium acetobutylicum provided a crucial alternative source of this solvent for manufacture of the explosive cordite. Today there is a resurgence of interest in solventogenic Clostridium species to produce
J R Bales et al.
Clinical chemistry, 30(3), 426-432 (1984-03-01)
Numerous low-Mr metabolites--including creatinine, citrate, hippurate, glucose, ketone bodies, and various amino acids--have been identified in 400- and 500-MHz proton nuclear magnetic resonance (1H NMR) spectra of intact human urine. The presence of many of these was related to the
Joel G Davis et al.
Nature, 491(7425), 582-585 (2012-11-23)
Hydrophobic hydration is considered to have a key role in biological processes ranging from membrane formation to protein folding and ligand binding. Historically, hydrophobic hydration shells were thought to resemble solid clathrate hydrates, with solutes surrounded by polyhedral cages composed
Katja Witschas et al.
Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1848(5), 1147-1156 (2015-02-18)
The transient receptor potential ankyrin 1 channel (TRPA1) belongs to the TRP cation channel superfamily that responds to a panoply of stimuli such as changes in temperature, calcium levels, reactive oxygen and nitrogen species and lipid mediators among others. The
C Zscheppank et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 406(26), 6617-6628 (2014-08-26)
A new method for the growth-dependent headspace analysis of bacterial cultures by needle trap (NT)-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry (GC-MS) was established. NTs were used for the first time as enrichment technique for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) in the headspace of laboratory
Xiangfeng Niu et al.
Applied microbiology and biotechnology, 99(4), 1845-1857 (2015-02-11)
Butanol is highly toxic to cyanobacterial cells, which could restrict the future application of this renewable system in producing carbon neutral biofuel butanol. To seek knowledge regarding butanol tolerance in cyanobacteria, a library of response regulator (RR) gene mutants of
A Avogaro et al.
Journal of lipid research, 30(11), 1811-1817 (1989-11-01)
In this study we employed a capillary gas-liquid chromatographic-mass spectrometric (GLC-MS) method to measure the plasma concentrations of 3-hydroxybutyrate (3-OHB) and 3-hydroxyisobutyrate (3-OHIB) in overnight fasted diabetic subjects and in normal subjects. Plasma contents of 3-hydroxybutyrate measured in this fashion
Anatoly V Skalny et al.
Environmental monitoring and assessment, 187(11), 677-677 (2015-10-09)
Appropriate reference values of hair trace element content are required for correct interpretation of biomonitoring data. The primary objective of the current study was to estimate the reference values of selected essential trace elements in hair of adult Russian population.
Tatiana P Rogasevskaia et al.
The Journal of biological chemistry, 290(48), 28683-28696 (2015-10-04)
There are a diversity of interpretations concerning the possible roles of phospholipase D and its biologically active product phosphatidic acid in the late, Ca(2+)-triggered steps of regulated exocytosis. To quantitatively address functional and molecular aspects of the involvement of phospholipase
Hongzhen Luo et al.
Bioresource technology, 200, 111-120 (2015-10-18)
Acetone is the major by-product in ABE fermentations, most researches focused on increasing butanol/acetone ratio by decreasing acetone biosynthesis. However, economics of ABE fermentation industry strongly relies on evaluating acetone as a valuable platform chemical. Therefore, a novel ABE fermentation
Gopa Mishra et al.
Dalton transactions (Cambridge, England : 2003), 41(47), 14299-14308 (2012-10-09)
A series of tungstate promoted β-SiC catalysts was synthesized by a wetness impregnation method. The as synthesized catalysts were unambiguously characterized by XRD, Raman, FTIR, XPS, UV-Vis DRS, TEM, BET surface areas and FE-SEM, and simultaneously the total amount of
Yi Yang et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1273, 44-48 (2012-12-26)
A sample pretreatment method using acid-base extraction was established for pH-zone-refining counter-current chromatography (CCC) to increase the yield of the target compound. As the most important step, selection of two-phase solvent system for pH-zone-refining CCC should follow some rules. One
Melody Chen
International journal of toxicology, 24 Suppl 2, 1-20 (2005-09-13)
t-Butyl Alcohol (t-BuOH) is a tertiary aliphatic alcohol that is used as a solvent or an alcohol denaturant and as a perfume carrier in cosmetics. t-BuOH was reported as an ingredient in 32 formulations of eye makeup, fragrance, and shaving
V Matvejev et al.
The journal of physical chemistry. B, 116(48), 14071-14077 (2012-11-17)
Solvation in water requires minimizing the perturbations in its hydrogen bonded network. Hence solutes distort water molecular motions in a surrounding domain, forming a molecule-specific hydration shell. The properties of those hydration shells impact the structure and function of the
Marvin Gruhn et al.
Bioresource technology, 200, 624-630 (2015-11-10)
This study compared the acidogenic fermentation of Scenedesmus sp.-AMDD at laboratory-scale, under mesophilic (35°C) and thermophilic conditions (55°C). Preliminary batch tests were performed to evaluate best conditions for volatile fatty acid (VFA) production from microalgal biomass, with respect to the
Nicolas Gisch et al.
Scientific reports, 5, 16718-16718 (2015-11-19)
Members of the Mitis group of streptococci possess teichoic acids (TAs) as integral components of their cell wall that are unique among Gram-positive bacteria. Both, lipoteichoic (LTA) and wall teichoic acid, are formed by the same biosynthetic pathway, are of
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