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The development of mass spectrometric techniques in the analysis of biomarkers and compounds of pharmaceutical and environmental interest
Mass spectrometry has become an invaluable tool to a wide range of biological, chemical, and physical research endeavors. It is routinely used in both the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, as well as the ...
A Proposed Bioabsorbable Device for Esophageal Atresia Repair Using a Combined Endoluminal and Thoracoscopic Approach to Anastomosis that Utilizes Radio Frequency Glow Discharge Treatment for Material Sterilization and Surface Modification
The purpose of this investigation was to research and develop a new innovative pediatric biomedical device for the anastomosis of the esophagus for treatment of the disorder known as Esophageal Atresia with Tracheal ...
Investigating the adaptive immune response in influenza and secondary bacterial pneumonia and nanoparticle based therapeutic delivery
In early 2000, influenza and its associated complications were the 7 th leading cause of death in the United States[1-4]. As of today, this major health problem has become even more of a concern, with the possibility of a ...
The effect of home monitoring technology on reducing burden in caregivers of older adults with disabilities
Computer-based home monitoring systems can be useful to caregivers of frail older adults living alone by enhancing contact between the caregiver and care recipient via e-mail use and a personal assistance security system ...
Noninvasive laser Doppler monitoring of compliance-related intimal wall disturbed flow in blood vessel grafts
Compliance changes in natural and substitute blood vessels have been associated with sites of stenosis, suture lines, and stent devices, while compliance mis-matches between host vessels and vascular grafts have been ...
Effect of radio frequency glow discharge treatment on resorption of poly-L-lactide to be used as intra-bony space maintainer
Early loss of deciduous teeth in children can lead to problems in mastication and eruption of succeeding permanent teeth, as a result of closure of space for eruption of permanent teeth. Similarly, loss of bony spaces in ...