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    • Bioactive albumin functionalized polylactic acid membranes for improved biocompatibility 

      Nyanhongo, Gibson S.; Diaz Rodriguez, Rosario; Nugroho Prasetyo, Endry; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Sencadas, Vitor; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Herrero Acero, Enrique; Guebitz, Georg M. (2013-10)
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      Biocompatibility is a major challenge for successful application of many biomaterials. In this study the ability to coat chemically and enzymatically activated poly(L-lactic acid) (PLA) membranes with heat denatured human ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium alloys 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Pérez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela; González Martin, María Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017)
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      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. In ...
    • Chitosan patterning on titanium implants 

      Gilabert Chirivella, Eduardo; Perez Feito, Ricardo; Ribeiro, Clarisse; Ribeiro, Sylvie; Correia, Daniela M.; Gonzalez Martin, Maria Luisa; Manero Planella, José María; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Gallego Ferrer, Gloria; Gómez Ribelles, José Luis (2017-10-01)
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      Covenantee:   Universitat Politècnica de València. Centro de Biomateriales e Ingeniería Tisular
      Titanium and its alloys are widely used in medical implants because of their excellent properties. However, bacterial infection is a frequent cause of titanium-based implant failure and also compromises its osseointegration. ...
    • Electrical and thermal behavior of c-phase poly(vinylidene ¿uoride)/NaY zeolite composites 

      Lopes, Ana Catarina; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Gomez Ribelles, Jose Luis; Neves, I.C.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-05-26)
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      Poly(vinylidene fluoride), PVDF, based composites with increasing NaY zeolite content up to 32 wt.% have been processed by solvent casting and melt crystallization. Depending on the melting temperature of the polymer, the ...
    • Engineering a point-of-care paper-microfluidic electrochemical device applied to the multiplexed quantitative detection of biomarkers in sputum 

      Gutierrez Capitan, Manuel; Sanchís Villariz, Ana; Carvalho, Estela; Baldi Coll, Antonio; Vilaplana Holgado, Lluïsa; Cardoso, Vanessa; Calleja Navalpotro, Álvaro; Wei, Mingxing; de la Rica, Roberto; Hoyo Pérez, Javier; Bassegoda Puigdomenech, Arnau; Tzanov, Tzanko; Marco Colas, María Pilar; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Fernandez Sanchez, Cesar (American Chemical Society (ACS), 2023-07-19)
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      Health initiatives worldwide demand affordable point- of-care devices to aid in the reduction of morbidity and mortality rates of high-incidence infectious and noncommunicable diseases. However, the production of robust ...
    • Hydrothermal assisted synthesis of iron oxide-based magnetic silica spheres and their performance in magnetophoretic water purifcation 

      Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Benelmekki, Maria; Martins, Pedro; Xuriguera, Elena; Ribeiro Silva, C.J.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-05-06)
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      Porous Magnetic Silica (PMS) spheres of about 400 nm diameter were synthesised by one-pot process using the classical St¿ber method combined with hydrothermal treatment. Maghemite nanoparticles (¿-Fe2O3) were used as fillers ...
    • Improving the binding capacity of Ni2+ decorated porous magnetic silica spheres for histidine-rich protein separation 

      Benelmekki, Maria; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Xuriguera, Elena; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Rodriguez-Carmona, Escar; Mendoza, R; Corchero, Jose Luis; Martinez, lluis Maria (2012-07-21)
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      Biomagnetic immobilization of histidine-rich proteins based on the single-step affinity adsorption of transition metal ions continues to be a suitable practice as a cost effective and a up scaled alternative to the to ...
    • Infuence of zeolite structure and chemistry on the electrical response and crystallization phase of poly(vinylidene fluoride) 

      Lopes, Ana Catarina; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Ferdov, Stanislav; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-11-21)
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      Zeolites with framework types LTL, LTA, FAU, and MFI were synthesized and used as fillers to prepare PVDF/zeolite composites. The obtained composites showed structural and electrical dependence on the pore system and ...
    • Ionic liquids as biocompatible antibacterial agents: a case study on structure-related bioactivity on Escherichia coli 

      Fernandes, Margarida M.; Carvalho, Estela; Correia, Daniela M.; Esperança, José M.S.S.; Padrão, Jorge; Ivanova, Kristina Dimitrova; Hoyo Pérez, Javier; Tzanov, Tzanko; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (American Chemical Society, 2022-10-19)
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      The potential of ionic liquids (ILs) to be used as antimicrobial agents for biomedical applications has been hindered by the fact that most of them are cytotoxic toward mammalian cells. Understanding the mechanism of ...
    • Large linear anhysteretic magnetoelectric voltage coeficients in CoFe2O4/polyvinylidene ¿uoride 0–3 nanocomposites 

      Martins, Pedro; Moya, Xavier; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Fernández González, Javier; Mathur, N.D.; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2013-07-06)
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      Free-standing flexible magnetoelectric 0–3 composite films comprising CoFe2O4 non-spherical ferromagnetic nanoparticles with strong magnetic anisotropy in soft polyvinylidene fluoride matrices with significant void ratios ...
    • ¿-Phase nucleation and electrical response of poly(vinylidene fluoride)/microporous titanosilicates composites 

      Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Lopes, Ana Catarina; Ferdov, Stanislav; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-12-09)
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      Microporous titanosilicates ETS-10, ETS-4 and GTS-1 were applied in the preparation of poly(vinylidene fluoride), PVDF, composites by solvent casting and melt crystallization. The spherulitic microstructure of neat PVDF ...
    • Reusable photocatalytic optical fibers for underground, deep-sea, and turbid water remediation 

      Teixeira, Sara; Magalhaes, Bruno; Martins, Pedro; Kühn, Klaus; Soler Turu, Lluís; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu; Cuniberti, Gianaurelio (2018-02-21)
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      An approach for underground, deep, and turbid water remediation is presented based on optical fibers with a photocatalytic coating. Thus, photocatalytic TiO2 P25 nanoparticles immobilized in a poly(vinylidene difluoride) ...
    • Role of Nanoparticle Surface Charge on the Nucleation of the Electroactive ß-Poly(vinylidene ¿uoride) Nanocomposites for Sensor and Actuator Applications 

      Martins, Pedro; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Gonçalves, Renato; Manuel, Pedro; Benelmekki, Maria; Botelho, Gabriela; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-06-26)
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      The electroactive ß-phase of poly(vinylidene fluoride) (PVDF) can be nucleated by introducing CoFe2O4 nanoparticles within the polymer matrix, leading to electroactive materials with large potential for sensor and actuator ...
    • The effect of nanotube surface oxidation on the electrical properties of multiwall carbon nanotube/poly(vinylidene ¿uoride) composites 

      Carabineiro, S.A.C.; Pereira, M.F.R.; Nunes-Pereira, Joao; Silva, Jaime; Caparrós Vázquez, Cristina Maria; Sencadas, Vitor; Lanceros Méndez, Senentxu (2012-07-13)
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      Carbon nanotube/poly(vinylidene fluoride) (CNT/PVDF) composites were prepared using CNT with different oxidation and thermal treatments. The oxidation procedure leads to CNT with the most acidic characteristics that lower ...