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  • Corrosion resistance and ion release of dental prosthesis of COCR obtained by CAD-CAM milling, casting and laser sintering 

    Padrós, Roberto; Giner Tarrida, Lluís; Herrero Climent, Mariano; Punset Fuste, Miquel; Gil Mur, Javier (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2020-06-01)
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    Covenantee:   Barcelona Dental Institute / Universitat Internacional de Catalunya / Porto Dental Institute
    Corrosion resistance and ion release behavior have been evaluated for thirty dental restoration samples obtained by three different manufacturing systems: computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD-CAM), traditional ...
  • Kinetics and products of air plasma induced oxidation in water of imidacloprid and thiamethoxam treated individually and in mixture 

    Tampieri, Francesco; Durighello, Alessandro; Biondo, Omar; Gasior, Marcelina; Knys, Aleksandra; Marotta, Ester; Paradisi, Cristina (2019-05)
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    Imidacloprid (I) and thiamethoxam (T) are widely used neonicotinoid insecticides with high persistence in the environment and thus included in the watch list of substances for European Union-wide monitoring reported in the ...
  • Positive effect of cold atmospheric nitrogen plasma on the behavior of mesenchymal stem cells cultured on a bone scaffold containing iron oxide-loaded silica nanoparticles catalyst 

    Przekora, Agata; Audemar, Maïté; Pawlat, Joanna; Canal Barnils, Cristina; Thomann, Jean-Sébastien; Labay, Cédric Pierre (2020-07-03)
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    Covenantee:   Uniwersytet Medyczny w Lublinie / Université Catholique de Louvain / Politechnika Lubelska / Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology
    Low-temperature atmospheric pressure plasma was demonstrated to have an ability to generate different reactive oxygen and nitrogen species (RONS), showing wide biological actions. Within this study, mesoporous silica ...
  • Application of fluorescence-based probes for the determination of superoxide in water treated with air non-thermal plasma 

    Cabrellon, Gabriele; Tampieri, Francesco; Rossa, Andrea; Barbon, Antonio; Marotta, Ester; Paradisi, Cristina (2020-09-25)
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    Superoxide is one of the reactive oxygen species (ROS) in non-thermal plasmas generated by electrical discharges in air at room temperature and atmospheric pressure. One important application of such plasmas is the activation ...
  • Radicals and ions formed in plasma-treated organic solvents: a mechanistic investigation to rationalize the enhancement of electrospinnability of polycaprolactont 

    Grande, Silvia; Tampieri, Francesco; Nikiforov, Anton; Giardina, Agata; Barbon, Antonio; Cools, Pieter; Morent, Rino; Paradisi, Cristina; Marotta, Ester; De Geyter, Nathalie (2019-05-16)
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    This paper reports and discusses the beneficial effects on the quality of electrospun polycaprolactone nanofibers brought about by pretreatment of the solvent with non-thermal plasma. Chloroform/dimethylformamide 9:1 ...
  • Propulsion and energetics of a minimal magnetic microswimmer 

    Calero, Carles; García Torres, José Manuel; Ortiz, Antonio; Sagues, Francesc; Pagonabarraga, Ignacio; Tierno, Pietro (Royal Society of Chemistry, 2020-07-28)
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    In this manuscript we describe the realization of a minimal hybrid microswimmer, composed of a ferromagnetic nanorod and a paramagnetic microsphere. The unbounded pair is propelled in water upon application of a swinging ...
  • Electrodeposición de recubrimientos de fosfato de calcio sobre titanio 

    Rupérez de Gracia, Elisa; Rodríguez Rius, Daniel; Vidal Girona, Elia (2018)
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    El titanio y sus aleaciones son biomateriales usados frecuentemente en implantes y prótesis. Sin embargo, estos biomateriales metálicos tienen limitaciones relacionadas con la bioactividad. Una vía para aumentar la ...
  • An engineered biomimetic peptide regulates cell behavior by synergistic integrin and growth factor signaling 

    Oliver Cervelló, Lluís; Martín Gómez, Helena; Reyes, Leslie; Noureddine, Fatima; Cavalcanti-Adam, Elisabetta Ada; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2020-12-18)
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    Covenantee:   Max-Planck-Institut für medizinische Forschung
    Recreating the healing microenvironment is essential to regulate cell–material interactions and ensure the integration of biomaterials. To repair bone, such bioactivity can be achieved by mimicking its extracellular matrix ...
  • Effect of allogeneic cell-based tissue-engineered treatments in a sheep osteonecrosis model 

    López Fernández, Alba; Barro Ojed, Víctor; Ortiz Hernández, Mónica; Manzanares, Maria Cristina; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Vives Armengol, Joaquim; Velez Villa, Roberto; Aguirre Canyadell, Màrius (2020-03-27)
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    Covenantee:   Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona / Vall d'Hebron Institut de Recerca / Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron / Universitat de Barcelona
    Osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH) is defined as a tissue disorder and successive subchondral bone collapse resulting from an ischemic process, which may progress to hip osteoarthritis. Cell therapy with multipotent ...
  • Chemically diverse multifunctional peptide platforms with antimicrobial and cell adhesive properties 

    Martín Gómez, Helena; Oliver Cervelló, Lluís; Buxadera Palomero, Judit; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; Mas Moruno, Carlos (2020-01-01)
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    Bacterial infections and incomplete biomaterial integration are major problems that can lead to the failure of medical implants. However, simultaneously addressing these two issues remains a challenge. Here, we present a ...
  • Conductive, self-healable and reusable poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-based hydrogels for highly sensitive pressure arrays 

    Babeli Aguilera, Ismael; Ruano Torres, Guillem; Casanovas Salas, Jordi; Ginebra Molins, Maria Pau; García Torres, José Manuel; Alemán Llansó, Carlos (Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 2020-07-07)
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    Covenantee:   Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya
    Although challenging, the preparation of pure conducting polymer (CP) hydrogels as conductive flexible networks for developing high-performance functional platforms is an outstanding alternative to conventional approaches, ...
  • Photoproduction of hydrogen in microreactors: catalytic coating or slurry configuration? 

    Chausse Calbet, Victor; Llorca Piqué, Jordi (2020-01-01)
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    A quartz microreactor containing 28 microchannels of 500 µm width and 105 mm length has been used to photoproduce hydrogen from liquid water-ethanol using an Au/TiO2 photocatalyst and UV light. The photomicroreactor has ...

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