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Susceptibility of bus drivers to acute low-back injury while assisting wheelchair users on bus ramps
Prolonged exposure to seat vibration can impair the spinal stability of the low back, reducing the injury tolerance of the low back against physical exertions such as during wheelchair assisting. Physical activities required ...
Characterization of Acinetobacter baumannii biofilm associated components
Acinetobacter baumannii is a Gram-negative aerobic coccobaccillus that is a major cause of nosocomial infections worldwide. Infected individuals may develop pneumonia, urinary tract, wound, and other infections that are ...
Vacuum-assisted self-powered microfluidic pumping for lab-on-chip (LOC) application
A simple method to enhance self-powered microfluidic devices is proposed. Powered by pre-evacuation of high-gas soluble PDMS, the microfluidic devices do not require external pressure sources during pumping process . ...
Biosynthesis of anthocyanin in metabolically engineered Escherichia coli
Anthocyanins are water-soluble colored pigments found in terrestrial plants. They are responsible for the red, blue and purple coloration of many flowers, fruits and other plant parts. Anthocyanins have been known to possess ...