Arup Roy et al.
Journal of biomedical nanotechnology, 9(9), 1570-1578 (2013-08-29)
The high degree of microbial diseases and their multidrug resistant properties make the researchers to develop new class of antimicrobial agents. A modern and innovative approach of drug development is the use of metallic nanoparticles as new formulations of antimicrobial...
M Lopes et al.
Poultry science, 92(3), 638-644 (2013-02-26)
Testing different management practices can help to identify conditions that decrease or even eliminate pathogenic bacteria in poultry litter. A trial was conducted to evaluate the effects of daily manual stirring (rotation of the litter with a pitchfork) for the...
Mohammad Mahdi Najafpour et al.
Dalton transactions (Cambridge, England : 2003), 42(14), 5085-5091 (2013-02-12)
Inspired by Nature's catalyst, a nano-size layered manganese-calcium oxide showed a low overvoltage for water oxidation in acidic solutions, which is comparable to platinum.
Marco Faustini et al.
Nanoscale, 5(3), 984-990 (2012-12-19)
We report the simple preparation of ultra-thin self-assembled nanoperforated titanium calcium oxide films and their use as reactive nanomasks for selective dry etching of silicon. This novel reactive nanomask is composed of TiO(2) in which up to 50% of Ti...
E Belon et al.
The Science of the total environment, 439, 87-95 (2012-10-16)
The inputs of ten trace elements (As, Cd, Cu, Cr, Hg, Mo, Ni, Pb, Se, Zn) to French agricultural soils have been assessed. The six main sources considered were: pesticides, mineral fertilizers, animal manure, liming materials, sludge and composts and...