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    • Antibacterial PHAs coating for titanium implants 

      Rodriguez Contreras, Alejandra; Garcia, Yolanda; Manero Planella, José María; Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa (2017-05-01)
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      Biomaterial-associated infection is a serious complication of modern implantation surgery. Thus, the improvement of implant surfaces is required to avoid the first stage for biofilm formation, bacterial adhesion. The current ...
    • Antibiotic-loaded polypropylene surgical meshes with suitable biological behavior by plasma functionalization and polymerization 

      Labay, Cédric Pierre; Canal Arias, José María; Modic, Martina; Cvelbar, Uros; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; Armengol Carrasco, Manuel; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Canal Barnils, Cristina (2015-12-01)
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      Hernia repair is one of the most common operations in general surgery, and its associated complications typically relate to infections, among others. The loading of antibiotics to surgical meshes to deliver them locally ...
    • Biofunctional wool using ß-cyclodextrins as vehiculizer of citronella oil 

      Bezerra, Fabricio Maesta; García Carmona, Óscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Souza Plath, Andre Mathias; Lis Arias, Manuel José (2018-11-29)
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      The use of biopolymers such as cyclodextrin in textiles for the development of biofunctional fabrics is an alternative for the development of eco-friendly textiles. Cyclodextrins can create covalent interactions with the ...
    • Corona plasma modification of polyamide 66 for the design of textile delivery systems for cosmetic therapy 

      Labay, Cédric Pierre; Canal Arias, José María; Navarro Sentanyes, Antonio; Canal Barnils, Cristina (2014)
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      Cosmetic and medical applications of technical textiles are a research expanding field. One of the added values of these new materials would be that they are suitable to contain and release active ingredients in a controlled ...
    • Desenvolupament d'un producte o servei destinats a altres usuaris del centre 

      Sánchez Cazorla, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-10-20)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
    • Diffusional approach on electrospun PLLA membranes for caffeine delivery 

      Serafini Immich, Ana; Tornero García, José Antonio; Cano Casas, Francesc; Lis Arias, Manuel José (Book publisher international, 2021-05-07)
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      One of the great advantages of electrospun fibers is the large tridimensional area produced, capable of storing any type of material. The aim of our investigation is to study the electrospinning technique to produce polymer ...
    • Distribution analysis of drug delivery systems and vessels in tumours 

      Pérez Garriga, Ariadna (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018)
      Master thesis
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      Covenantee:   Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
    • Drug release from electrospun poly(lactic acid) membranes and their cell viability in vitro test 

      Immich, A.P.S.; Lis Arias, Manuel José; Catalani, L.H.; Boemo, R.L.; Tornero García, José Antonio (2012-01-11)
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    • Electrospun PLLA membranes for caffeine delivery: diffusional approach 

      Immich, Ana Paula; Tornero García, José Antonio; Cano Casas, Francesc; Lis Arias, Manuel José (Springer, 2017-12-29)
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      One of the great advantages of electrospun fibers is the large tridimensional area produced, capable of storing any type of material. The aim of our investigation is to study the electrospinning technique to produce polymer ...
    • Estudi i implementació d'un dispensador personal de medicaments 

      Blanché Pérez, Xavier (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2018-01)
      Master thesis
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    • Inclusion complexes of citronella oil with ß-Cyclodextrin for controlled release in biofunctional textiles 

      Lis Arias, Manuel José; García Carmona, Óscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Bezerra, Fabricio Maesta (MDPI AG, 2018-11-29)
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      Biofunctional textiles with integrated drug-delivery systems can help in the fight against vector-borne diseases. The use of repellent agents derived from plants and oils is an alternative to DEET (N,N-diethyl-m-methylbenzamide), ...
    • Internalization and kinetics of nuclear migration of protein-only, arginine-rich nanoparticles 

      Vázquez, Esther; Cubarsí Morera, Rafael; Unzueta, Ugutz; Roldán, Mónica; Domingo-Espín, Joan; Ferrer-Miralles, Neus; Villaverde, Antonio (2010-12)
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      Understanding the intracellular trafficking of nanoparticles internalized by mammalian cells is a critical issue in nanomedicine, intimately linked to therapeutic applications but also to toxicity concerns. While the uptake ...
    • 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 ...
    • Methods for the preparation of doxycycline-loaded phb micro- and nano-spheres 

      Rodríguez Contreras, Alejandra María; Canal Barnils, Cristina; Calafell Monfort, Margarita; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Julio Morán, Gemma; Marqués Calvo, M. Soledad (2013-11)
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      Natural and synthetic biodegradable polymers have been investigated for controlled drug release. Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) can be produced by bacteria and is remarkable for this application due to its excellent biocompatibility ...
    • Methods for the preparation of doxycycline-loaded phb micro- and nano-spheres. 

      Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Contreras, Alejandra María; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Canal Barnils, Cristina; Calafell Monfort, Margarita; Marqués Calvo, M. Soledad (2013-08-10)
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      Natural and synthetic biodegradable polymers have been investigated for controlled drug release. Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) can be produced by bacteria and is remarkable for this application due to its excellent biocompatibility ...
    • Microencapsulation Yield Assessment Using TGA 

      García Carmona, Carlos; Lis Arias, Manuel José; García Carmona, Óscar; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; Pallares, Marc; De la Cruz, Noelia (2019-01-30)
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      In this study, microcapsules containing different contents of different kinds of fragrances and with a regular spherical shape, 2,0–8,0 µm diameter, were synthesized in various core:shell ratios. Mint and cuir fragrances ...
    • Semiconducting, biodegradable and bioactive fibers for drug delivery 

      Pérez Madrigal, Maria del Mar; Llorens, Elena; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (2016-02-25)
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      © BME-PT. In this work we present the drug release properties and morphological studies of fibers formed by mixing different ratios of poly(lactic acid) (PLA) and poly(3-thiophene methyl acetate) (P3TMA) loaded with four ...
    • Tissue compatibility of SN-38-loaded anticancer nanofiber matrices 

      Manzanares Quintela, Alejandro; Restrepo-Perdomo, Camilo A.; Botteri, Gaia; Castillo Ecija, Helena; Pascual Pasto, Guillem; Cano Casas, Francesc; Garcia Alvarez, Laura; Monterrubio, Carles; Ruiz, Bonaventrua; Vazquez Carrera, Manuel; Suñol Capella, Mariona; Mora Graupera, Jaume; Tornero García, José Antonio; Sosnik, alejandro; Montero Carcaboso, Ángel (2018-06-11)
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      Delivery of chemotherapy in the surgical bed has shown preclinical activity to control cancer progression upon subtotal resection of pediatric solid tumors, but whether this new treatment is safe for tumor-adjacent healthy ...
    • Validation of smart nanoparticles as controlled drug delivery systems: loading and pH-dependent release of pilocarpine 

      Galbis Fuster, Elsa; Iglesias González, Nieves; Lucas Rodríguez, Ricardo; Tinajero, Ernesto; Muñoz Guerra, Sebastián (American Chemical Society (ACS), 2017-09-25)
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      Micelles are good devices for use as controlled drug delivery systems because they exhibit the ability to protect the encapsulated substance from the routes of degradation until they reach the site of action. The present ...
    • Vehiculation of active principles as a way to create smart and biofunctional textiles 

      Lis Arias, Manuel José; Coderch, Luisa; Martí Gilabert, Meritxell; Alonso, Cristina; García Carmona, Óscar; García Carmona, Carlos; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-04-20)
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      In some specific fields of application (e.g., cosmetics, pharmacy), textile substrates need to incorporate sensible molecules (active principles) that can be affected if they are sprayed freely on the surface of fabrics. ...