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  • Ambulatory mobility characterization using body inertial system: an application to fall detection 

    Torrent Poch, Marc; Bourke, Alan; Llanas Parra, Francesc Xavier; Català Mallofré, Andreu (Springer Verlag, 2009)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The aim of this paper is to study the use of a prototype of wearable device for long term monitoring of gait and balance using inertial sensors. First, it is focused on the design of the device that can be used all day ...
  • Ambulatory mobility characterization using body inertial system: an applicatio to fall detection 

    Torrent Poch, Marc; Bourke, Alan; Llanas Parra, Francesc Xavier; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2009)
    Article
    Open Access
    The aim of this paper is to study the use of a prototype of wearable device for long term monitoring of gait and balance using inertial sensors. First, it is focused on the design of the device that can be used all day ...
  • Aplicación Software para el Control e Interfaz de un Sistema de Crecimiento Celular 

    Vidal Reigosa, Alex (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008)
    Master thesis
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    Diseño e implementación de un software en alto nivel de control de un equipo de cultivo celular controlado a traves de bus ethernet. El trabajo consta de las tareas de especificación, diseño de la arquitectura, creacion ...
  • Appropiate tecnology for aid to development 

    Álvarez del Castillo, Lorenzo; Mayor, Pedro; Bach, Roger; Vendrell, Eva (Centro Internacional de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería (CIMNE), 2008)
    Conference report
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  • A simplified implementation of the stationary liquid mass balance method for on-line OUR monitoring in animal cell cultures 

    Fontova, Andreu; Lecina, Martí; López Repullo, Jonatan; Martínez Monge, Iván; Comas Sánchez, Pere; Bragós Bardia, Ramon; Cairó, Jordi Joan (2018-02-26)
    Article
    Open Access
    BACKGROUND: Compared with other methods, the stationary liquid mass balance method for oxygen uptake rate (OUR) determination offers advantages in terms of estimation accuracy and reduction of stress. However, the need for ...
  • Audio classification experiments in a neonatal intensive care unit 

    Sólvez Pérez, Sergi (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-06-25)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    [ANGLÈS] Newborns delivered at a gestational age of 24-32 weeks commonly have health problems. The use of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is, in most of the cases, crucial for their survival. Nowadays, it is known ...
  • Bioactivity of glycolipopeptide cell-bound biosurfactants against skin pathogens 

    Vecino Bello, Xanel; Rodríguez-López, Lorena; Ferreira, Débora; Cruz, José Manuel; Moldes, Ana Belén; Rodrigues, Lígia Raquel (2017-11-13)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Bioadsorció de metalls pesants amb pell de taronja 

    Torres Aranda, Marcos (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2014-03)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    La creixent preocupació per la contaminació ambiental, ha donat com a resultat un augment en la investigació i el desenvolupament de tecnologies sostenibles, així com una normativitat cada vegada més estricta. Com a resultat, ...
  • Bioètica, demografia i alimentació 

    Puigdomènech Rosell, Pere; Casado González, Maria; Esquirol Calaf, Josep Maria; Reguant Fosas, Francesc; Casañas Artigas, Francesc (Factoria BCBL, 2012-05-15)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
  • Biomedical textiles 

    Stefanov, Ivaylo; Bassegoda Puigdomenech, Arnau; Tzanov, Tzanko (Elsevier, 2019-07-01)
    Part of book or chapter of book
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    The use of textiles in medicine dates back to ancient times. In modern medicine, textile fibers can be found in a wide variety of biomedical devices from simple non-woven bandages for wounds to complex hollow fiber membranes ...
  • Bio-sonochemical conversion of fish backbones into bioactive nanospheres 

    Macedo Fernandes, Margarida Maria; Rivera Rodríguez, Diana Marcela; Tzanov, Tzanko; Rommi, Katariina; Lantto, Raija; Mozuraityte, Revilija; Šližyte, Rasa (2015-08-12)
    Article
    Open Access
    Covenantee:  SINTEF Fisheries and Aquaculture / VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    Salmon backbones, co-streams of salmon processing industry, were transformed into stable, odour-free ingredients for cosmetics. First, the backbones were hydrolysed using commercial proteases (Bromelain + Papain, Trypsin, ...
  • Biotechnological applications at GBMI: industry-driven "bio-research" 

    Garriga Solé, Pere; Tzanov, Tzanko (Campus de Terrassa de la UPC, 2013-06-13)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • Biotecnologia i agricultura 

    Puigdomènech Rosell, Pere (Factoria BCBL, 2012-05-15)
    Audiovisual
    Open Access
  • Biotecnología para recuperar metales valiosos en residuos electrónicos 

    Dorado Castaño, Antonio David (2018-11)
    Article
    Open Access
  • Closed-loop control of the medium feeding for yeast cultures in a pilot bioreactor based on exhaust gas analysis 

    Gutierrez Marco, Sergio (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Université Libre Bruxelles, 2010)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
    In order to control one bioprocess we first need to know it, we need to be able to describe it, to anticipate what is going to happen, what is going to trigger the desired effect. But in order to do that, in order to ...
  • Computational study of substrates and mediators features of lacasses 

    Calafell Monfort, Margarita; Pérez González, Juan Jesús; Delavari, Azar (Campus de Terrassa de la UPC, 2013-06-13)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Laccases are enzymes of the family of the multicopper oxidases, being widely used for biotechnological applications. The enzyme catalytic cycle consists in the oxidation of the substrate with the concomitant reduction of ...
  • Control of cell-cell forces and collective cell dynamics by the intercellular adhesome 

    Bazellieres, Elsa; Conte, Vito; Elosegui Artola, Alberto; Serra-Picamal, Xavier; Bintanel Morcillo, Maria; Roca Cusachs, Pere; Muñoz Romero, José; Sales Pardo, Marta; Guimerà, Roger; Trepat Guixer, Xavier (2015-04-01)
    Article
    Open Access
    Dynamics of epithelial tissues determine key processes in development, tissue healing and cancer invasion. These processes are critically influenced by cell-cell adhesion forces. However, the identity of the proteins that ...
  • Effect of pH and Fe(III) ions on chalcopyrite bioleaching by an adapted consortium from biogas sweetening 

    Dorado Castaño, Antonio David; Solé Sardans, Maria Montserrat; Lao Luque, Concepción; Alfonso Abella, María Pura; Gamisans Noguera, Javier (2012)
    Article
    Open Access
    Particle size, pH and Fe(III) ions affect the process of bioleaching of copper from chalcopyrite ores. In the study presented herein a copper sulfide ore was subjected to bioleaching process using a mixed microbial consortium ...
  • Effect of set up protocols on the accuracy of alchemical free energy calculation over a set of ACK1 inhibitors 

    Granadino, Jose Manuel; Mey, Antonia S. J. S.; Pérez González, Juan Jesús; Bosisio, Stefano; Rubio Martínez, Jaime; Michel, Julien (Public Library of Science (PLOS), 2019-03-01)
    Article
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    Hit-to-lead virtual screening frequently relies on a cascade of computational methods that starts with rapid calculations applied to a large number of compounds and ends with more expensive computations restricted to a ...
  • Electrical evaluation of bacterial virulence factors using nanopores 

    Escosura Muñiz, Alfredo de la; Ivanova, Kristina Dimitrova; Tzanov, Tzanko (2019-03-19)
    Article
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    In this work, we propose a novel methodology for electrical monitoring using nanoporous alumina membranes of virulence factors secreted by bacterial pathogens. Bacterial hyaluronidase (HYAL), which is produced by a number ...