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Thierry Franck et al.
Chemico-biological interactions, 206(2), 194-203 (2013-09-26)
We investigated the antioxidant activities of some phenolic acid derivatives on a cell free system and on cellular and enzymatic models involved in inflammation. The stoichiometric antioxidant activities of phenolic acid derivatives were studied by measuring their capacity to scavenge...
Hiroyuki Yamashita et al.
Pharmaceutical research, 31(8), 1946-1957 (2014-02-14)
The advent of cocrystals has demonstrated a growing need for efficient and comprehensive coformer screening in search of better development forms, including salt forms. Here, we investigated a coformer screening system for salts and cocrystals based on binary phase diagrams...
Michelle G Rooks et al.
The ISME journal, 8(7), 1403-1417 (2014-02-07)
Dysregulated immune responses to gut microbes are central to inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and gut microbial activity can fuel chronic inflammation. Examining how IBD-directed therapies influence gut microbiomes may identify microbial community features integral to mitigating disease and maintaining health....
G E Parry et al.
Pharmaceutical research, 7(3), 230-236 (1990-03-01)
The percutaneous absorption of benzoic acid across human skin in vitro was experimentally and mathematically modeled. Skin partition coefficients were measured over a range of benzoic acid concentrations in both saline and distilled water. The permeation of benzoic acid was...
Mei Wang et al.
AAPS PharmSciTech, 13(4), 1348-1354 (2012-10-12)
A novel drug delivery system consisting of benzoic acid, 2-hydroxy-, 2-D-ribofuranosylhydrazide (BHR)-loaded solid lipid nanoparticles (BHR-SLNs) was prepared using the emulsification-evaporation technique. The mean particle size of the BHR-SLNs measured by photon correlation spectroscopy was about 75 nm. BHR-SLN morphology was...
Mingqi Xie et al.
Nucleic acids research, 42(14), e116-e116 (2014-07-18)
Synthetic biology has significantly advanced the design of mammalian trigger-inducible transgene-control devices that are able to programme complex cellular behaviour. Fruit-based benzoate derivatives licensed as food additives, such as flavours (e.g. vanillate) and preservatives (e.g. benzoate), are a particularly attractive...
Zi-Qi Shi et al.
Journal of chromatography. A, 1345, 78-85 (2014-05-06)
Quality standardization of herbal medicines (HMs) is an important task with great challenges. Selection of abundant compounds as markers is currently a major approach for the quality control of HMs; however, such marker compounds are irrelevant to the bioactivities in...
M LeBel et al.
Developmental pharmacology and therapeutics, 11(6), 347-356 (1988-01-01)
Reports on fatal benzyl alcohol poisoning in premature neonates implied that the toxicity may be due to larger doses per kilogram than for adults. It has been postulated that the load of benzoic acid (metabolite of benzyl alcohol) may exceed...
Kai Zhang et al.
Journal of agricultural and food chemistry, 52(2), 222-227 (2004-01-22)
A GC-MS method was developed for the determination of various flavonoids and phenolic and benzoic acids in human plasma. The procedure involved the extraction of flavonoids and phenolic and benzoic acids with ethyl acetate, followed by the derivatization of the...
Osamu Kimura et al.
Biological & pharmaceutical bulletin, 37(9), 1475-1479 (2014-09-02)
The uptake mechanism of aristolochic acid I (AAI) was investigated using Caco-2 cells cultured on dishes and permeable membranes. The uptake of AAI from the apical membrane of Caco-2 cells cultured on a dish was rapid, and a decrease in...
Rasha H Alghamdi et al.
European journal of medicinal chemistry, 92, 890-907 (2015-02-14)
High level of Low Density Lipoprotein-Cholesterol (LDL-C) in circulation in the blood is associated with an elevated risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and stroke. Currently the statin drugs which inhibit the enzyme HMG-CoA reductase responsible for cholesterol synthesis in the...
Ali Kakanejadifard et al.
Spectrochimica acta. Part A, Molecular and biomolecular spectroscopy, 106, 80-85 (2013-02-05)
The new Schiff base 4,4'-(1E,1'E)-(3,3'-(1E,1'E)-(pyridine-2,6-diylbis(azan-1-yl-1-ylid ene))bis(methan-1-yl-1-ylidene)bis(4-hydroxy-3,1-phenylene))bis(diazene-2,1-diyl)dibenzoic acid (1) was prepared from the condensation reaction of 2,6-diaminopyridine with 4-((3-formyl-4-hydroxyphenyl)diazenyl)benzoic acid in methanol. The compound 1 is potentially an N, O multidentate chelating ligand which could form stable complexes with metal ions...
Benzoic acid intermediates in the anaerobic biodegradation of phenols.
K L Londry et al.
Canadian journal of microbiology, 38(1), 1-11 (1992-01-01)
D J Elder et al.
FEMS microbiology reviews, 13(4), 441-468 (1994-04-01)
Simple homocyclic aromatic compounds are extremely abundant in the environment and are derived largely from lignin. Such compounds may enter anaerobic environments and several groups of bacteria, exhibiting diverse energy-yielding mechanisms, have evolved the capacity to overcome the thermodynamic stability...
Brooke A C Longville et al.
British journal of haematology, 168(2), 246-257 (2014-09-12)
The class 1A aldehyde dehydrogenase (ALDH1A) subfamily of genes encode enzymes that function at the apex of the retinoic acid (RA) signalling pathway. We detected aberrant expression of ALDH1A genes, particularly ALDH1A2, in a majority (72%) of primary paediatric T...
Andrew Michael Beekman et al.
Journal of natural products, 76(11), 2054-2059 (2013-10-31)
The pestalotiopsones are fungal metabolites isolated from an endophytic fungus Pestalotiopsis sp. found in the mangrove Rhizophora mucronata, used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat symptoms of dysentery. The absolute configurations of pestalotiopsones D (4) and E (5) were elucidated...
Wei Wang et al.
Nucleic acids research, 42(11), 7145-7159 (2014-05-13)
During human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) maturation, three different forms of nucleocapsid (NC) protein-NCp15 (p9 + p6), NCp9 (p7 + SP2) and NCp7-appear successively. A mutant virus expressing NCp15 shows greatly reduced infectivity. Mature NCp7 is a chaperone protein...
Daniel R Swale et al.
PloS one, 9(8), e103713-e103713 (2014-08-08)
Recent studies suggest that N, N-diethyl-meta-toluamide (DEET) is an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor and that this action may result in neurotoxicity and pose a risk to humans from its use as an insect repellent. We investigated the mode of action of DEET...
Gang Wen et al.
Journal of hazardous materials, 275, 193-199 (2014-05-27)
Oxidative degradation of organic pollutants and its mechanism were investigated in aqueous solution using zero valent copper (ZVC) under aerobic atmosphere condition. Diethyl phthalate (DEP) was completely oxidized after 120 min reaction by ZVC at initial pH 2.5 open to...
Mariana C F C B Damião et al.
Archiv der Pharmazie, 347(12), 885-895 (2014-10-07)
A novel class of benzo[d][1,3]dioxol-5-ylmethyl alkyl/aryl amide and ester analogues of capsaicin were designed, synthesized, and evaluated for their cytotoxic activity against human and murine cancer cell lines (B16F10, SK-MEL-28, NCI-H1299, NCI-H460, SK-BR-3, and MDA-MB-231) and human lung fibroblasts (MRC-5)....
G C Tremblay et al.
Pharmacology & therapeutics, 60(1), 63-90 (1993-10-01)
Detoxification of sodium benzoate by elimination as a conjugate with glycine, a nonessential amino acid, provides a pathway for the disposal of waste nitrogen. Since 1979, sodium benzoate has been widely used in the therapeutic regimen to combat ammonia toxicity...
N M Nielsen et al.
Journal of pharmaceutical sciences, 77(4), 285-298 (1988-04-01)
Benzoic acid esters of various substituted 2-hydroxyacetamides (glycolamides) were found to be hydrolyzed extremely rapidly in human plasma solutions, the half-lives of hydrolysis being less than 5 s in 50% plasma solutions for some N,N-disubstituted glycolamide esters. The rapid rate...
Wai Mun Loke et al.
The Journal of nutrition, 139(12), 2309-2314 (2009-10-09)
Flavonoids are phytochemicals that are widespread in the human diet. Despite limitations in their bioavailability, experimental and epidemiological data suggest health benefits of flavonoid consumption. Valid biomarkers of flavonoid intake may be useful for estimating exposure in a range of...
Fuhua Lin et al.
Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 405(6), 2077-2081 (2013-01-12)
A simple, efficient, and sensitive method for simultaneous determination of sorbic acid (SA), benzoic acid (BA), and cinnamic acid (CA) in juices and soft drinks was developed by stir cake sorptive extraction (SCSE) coupling to high-performance liquid chromatography with diode...
Zhen-Qiang Dong et al.
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, 29(10), 3188-3194 (2013-02-05)
Photoreversible micelles were achieved by a combination of commercially available components sodium alginate (Alg), tetradecyltrimethylammonium bromide (TTAB), α-cyclodextrin (α-CD), and 4-(phenylazo)benzoic acid (PBA). Under visible light irradiation, α-CD interacted more favorably with PBA than with alkyl chains of TTAB. Therefore...
Rukhsana Gul et al.
European journal of medicinal chemistry, 85, 438-449 (2014-08-12)
Some novel ferrocenyl guanidines 1-8 were synthesized and characterized by different spectroscopic methods, elemental analysis and single crystal X-rays diffraction techniques. The crystallographic studies revealed that the existence of the strong non-bonding interactions facilitate these molecules to interact with biological...
Rulin Cai et al.
Materials science & engineering. C, Materials for biological applications, 33(4), 2070-2077 (2013-03-19)
We report here a novel approach to fabricate a nanostructured micelle as potential drug carriers and the relationship between the morphological structure and the preparation condition. The polymeric micelle aggregates constructed by self-assembly compose of the poly(ε-caprolactone)/monomethoxy poly(ethylene glycol) linear-dendritic...
Qaisar Manzoor et al.
Bioresource technology, 132, 446-452 (2013-02-26)
The sorption of Pb(II) and Cu(II) form aqueous media by Rosa bourbonia waste phyto-biomass (RBWPB) pretreated with organic acids was investigated as a function of biosorbent dosage, initial metal ions concentration and contact time. The equilibrium biosorption data was analyzed...
Yoshiki Asakawa et al.
Journal of separation science, 37(19), 2641-2651 (2014-07-22)
A novel metal aquo-ion affinity chromatography has been developed for the analysis of basic compounds using heat-treated silica gel containing hydrated metal cations (metal aquo-ions) as the packing material. The packing materials of the metal aquo-ion affinity chromatography were prepared...
Timothy M Martin et al.
The journal of gene medicine, 17(1-2), 33-53 (2015-02-11)
Design of efficient nonviral gene delivery systems is limited by the rudimentary understanding of specific molecules that facilitate transfection. Polyplexes using 25-kDa polyethylenimine (PEI) and plasmid-encoding green fluorescent protein (GFP) were delivered to HEK 293T cells. After treating cells with...