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    • A synthetic model of the mucosa for oral penetration studies 

      Alonso Merino, Cristina; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Ramos, Anderson; Calpena, Ana C.; Clares-Naveros, Beatriz; Coderch, Luisa (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-12-12)
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      The main objective of this study is the evaluation of the use of a synthetic membrane, Nuclepore, as a model for permeation studies through sublingual mucosa. The permeability of two types of membranes, porcine sublingual ...
    • Application of lavender-oil microcapsules to functionalized PET fibers 

      Sisqueira Curto Valle, Rita de Cassia; Borges Valle, José Alexandre; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; López Hernández, Arianne; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-02-11)
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      Surface treatments for textile substrates have received significant attention from researchers around the world. Ozone and plasma treatments trigger a series of surface alterations in textile substrates that can improve ...
    • Cosmetotextiles with gallic acid: skin reservoir effect 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Alonso Merino, Cristina; Martínez Rodríguez, Vanessa; Lis Arias, Manuel José; de la Maza, Alfons; Parra Juez, José Luis; Coderch Negra, Luisa (HINDAWI, 2013-03-11)
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      The antioxidant gallic acid (GA) has been incorporated into cotton (CO) and polyamide (PA) through two different vehicles, that is, liposomes and mixed micelles, and their respective absorption/desorption processes have ...
    • Differential scanning calorimetry and elasticity of textured, heat set and mechanical strained polylactide multifilaments 

      Manich Bou, Albert M.; Carilla Auguet, Josep; Miguel Lopes, Rui Alberto; Baena, Barbara; Lucas Mendes, Jose; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Cayuela Marín, Diana (2011)
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      Industrially textured PLA multifilaments were heat set under different conditions at 110 ºC for 1 min and subjected to one cycle of deformation up to 20%. Thermal transitions of the original textured, heat set and cyclic ...
    • Efecto antioxidante de cosmeto-textiles con ácido gálico encapsulado en microesferas 

      Alonso Merino, Cristina; Barba Albanell, Cristina; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Rubio Toledano, Laura; Coderch Negra, Luisa; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell (Asociación Española de Químicos y Coloristas Textiles, 2016-04-01)
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      El antioxidante polifenólico ácido gálico (GA) ha sido encapsulado en microesferas preparadas con poli-( -caprolactona (PCL) e incorporado en un tejido de poliamida (PA) y se ha estudiado la protección UV cuando se aplica ...
    • Effect of processing and wearing on viscoelastic modeling of polylactide/wool and polyester/wool woven fabrics subjected to bursting 

      Manich Bou, Albert M.; Miguel Lopes, Rui Alberto; Dos Santos Silva, Manuel Jose; Lucas Mendes, Jose; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Cayuela Marín, Diana (2014-11-01)
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      Polyester fibers (PET) are greatly used in textiles but depend on fossil fuel resources. Poly-(lactic acid) (PLA) is an aliphatic polyester that can be derived from 100% renewable resources. The load-extension plot of a ...
    • Flame retardant textile finishing: thermal analysis and dermal security 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Alonso, Cristina; Manich Bou, Albert M.; De Vilder, Ine; Coderch, Luisa (2024-01)
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      Many flame retardants (FRs) are brominated, and many of them are considered toxic, persistent and/or bio accumulative. A switch to non-halogenated alternatives for textile finishing is considered beneficial, but there is ...
    • Formation and characterization of oregano essential oil nanocapsules applied onto polyester textile 

      Salinas, Carla; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Coderch, Luisa; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-11-29)
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      Oregano essential oil was encapsulated in poly-¿-caprolactone nanoparticles by a nanoprecipitation method using glycerin as a moisturizer. Nanocapsule characterization was performed by measuring the particle size, colloidal ...
    • Gallic acid vehiculized through liposomes or mixed micelles in biofunctional textiles 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Martínez Rodríguez, Vanessa; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Valldeperas Morell, José; de la Maza, Alfons; Parra Juez, José Luis; Coderch Negra, Luisa (2014)
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      Liposomes and mixed micelles were used to vehiculize gallic acid, as antioxidant, when applied to different textiles designed to be in contact with the skin as biofunctional textiles. Foulard and bath exhaustion processes ...
    • Increased comfort of polyester fabrics 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Gisbert Paya, Jaime; Bonet Aracil, Mª Angeles; Jovancic, Petar; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Coderch Negra, Luisa (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2021-09-01)
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      The hydrophilicity of fibers is directly related to the comfort of a fabric and represents one of the most important aspects of a textile. Therefore, polyester (PES) modification has focused on an increase in moisture ...
    • Industria 4.0 ¿qué es para ti? 

      Lis Arias, Manuel José; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Simon, Josep; Domínguez, Antònia; Bonet, Mª Àngels (Asociación Española de Químicos y Coloristas Textiles, 2021-03)
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    • Influence of alkaline delignification on moisture uptake behavior and bonding enthalpies of hemp 

      Manich Bou, Albert M.; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Perez Renetero, Sonia; Algaba Joaquín, Inés María; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Cayuela Marín, Diana (Wiley, 2021-05-14)
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      Raw hemp fibers are alkaline delignified to evaluate the effect of lignin on themoisture uptake behavior of hemp. Samples are subjected to moisture absorp-tion/desorption isotherms from 5% to 95% relative humidity at three ...
    • Influence of alkaline delignification time on the moisture uptake behaviour of hemp 

      Manich Bou, Albert M.; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Perez Renetero, Sonia; Riba Moliner, Marta; Mijas Vélez, Gabriela Dayana; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Cayuela Marín, Diana (2021-09-20)
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      The influence of the alkaline delignification of hemp on its moisture uptake has been studied under the project “Preparation and functionalization of hemp for textile substrates” focussed on the reduction of cotton imports ...
    • Mass transport model through the skin by microencapsulation system 

      Carreras, Nuria; Alonso Merino, Cristina; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Lis Arias, Manuel José (2015-05-25)
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      Skin drug delivery can be subdivided into topical and transdermal administration. Transdermal administration can take advantage of chemical and physical strategies that can improve skin permeability and allow drug penetration. ...
    • Mathematical models for drug delivery from textile 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Martínez, Vanessa; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Coderch Negra, Luisa (2019-06-24)
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      Gallic acid was microencapsulated in poly-¿-caprolactone by the solvent evaporation method and was applied onto biofunctional textile substrates, cotton, and polyamide fabrics using a finishing process. A higher content ...
    • Permeation protection by waterproofing mucosal membranes 

      Coderch, Luisa; Alonso, Cristina; Calpena, Ana C.; Pérez-García, María Luisa; Clares-Naveros, Beatriz; Ramos, Anderson; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-11-29)
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      The permeability of the oral or nasal mucosa is higher than that of the skin. Mucosa permeability depends mainly on the thickness and keratinization degree of the tissues. Their permeability barrier is conditioned by the ...
    • Skin penetration and antioxidant effect of cosmeto-textiles with gallic acid 

      Alonso Merino, Cristina; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Barba Albanell, Cristina; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Rubio Toledano, Laura; Coderch Negra, Luisa (2016-01-26)
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      In this work, the antioxidant gallic acid (GA) has been encapsulated in microspheres prepared with poly-e-caprolactone (PCL) and incorporated into polyamide (PA) obtaining the cosmeto-textile. The topical application of ...
    • Tejidos biofuncionales: modelización del transporte de masa a través de la piel 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Alonso Merino, Cristina; Carreras Parera, Núria; Lis Arias, Manuel José (2015-12-29)
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      Skin drug delivery can be subdivided into topical and transdermal administration. Transdermal administration can take advantage of chemical and physical strategies that can improve skin permeability and allow drug penetration. ...
    • Textiles with gallic acid microspheres: in vitro release characteristics 

      Martí Gelabert, Meritxell; Martínez Rodríguez, Vanessa; Carreras Parera, Núria; Alonso Merino, Cristina; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Parra Juez, José Luis; Coderch Negra, Luisa (2014-01-01)
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      The aim of this study was to demonstrate the skin penetration of an antioxidant, gallic acid (GA), encapsulated in poly-epsilon-caprolactone (PCL) microspheres and applied onto textile fabrics, by a specific in vitro ...
    • The role of lipids in the process of hair ageing 

      Coderch, Luisa; Di Lorenzo, Rita; Mussone, Marika; Alonso Merino, Cristina; Martí Gelabert, Meritxell (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2022-11-18)
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      An obvious sign of ageing is the loss of hair colour due to a decrease or lack of melanin in hair fibres. An examination of the lipid levels and structure of grey hair determined using µ–FTIR revealed a high correlation ...