Zahraa Youssef et al.
Photodiagnosis and photodynamic therapy, 22, 115-126 (2018-03-28)
In this study, light-sensitive photosensitizers (Chlorin e6, Ce6) were linked to TiO2 and SiO2 nanoparticles (NPs) in order to develop new kinds of NP-based drug delivery systems for cancer treatment by PDT. TiO2 or SiO2 NPs were modified either by...
Ming-Ming Yu et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 85, 21-27 (2013-07-23)
Controlling and minimizing the adverse effects of drugs are the key issues in ensuring the safety of drug therapy. Carboxymethyl chitosan has been widely used as an anti-adhesion material. However, recently in China there have been several reported instances of...
Preparation of needle-like aragonite particles from calcium nitrate solution.
Fellner P, et al.
Acta Chimica Slovenica, 4(2), 3-10 (2011)
Miriam E Mossoba et al.
Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA, 52, 87-93 (2018-06-12)
Carboxymethyl starches are added to food products for thickening or tablet binding/filling purposes. Although they lack toxicity, their synthesis creates the chemical byproduct diglycolic acid (DGA), which is difficult to eliminate and whose toxicity is in question. A rare case...
Greg M Landry et al.
Toxicology letters, 221(3), 176-184 (2013-07-06)
Diethylene glycol (DEG) is a solvent used in consumer products allowing the increased risk for consumer exposure. DEG metabolism produces two primary metabolites, 2-hydroxyethoxyacetic acid (2-HEAA) and diglycolic acid (DGA). DGA has been shown to be the toxic metabolite responsible...