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  • Biofunctional textiles 

    Lis Arias, Manuel José; Martí, Meritxell; Coderch Negra, Luisa; Alonso, Cristina; Maesta Bezerra, Fabricio; Immich, Ana Paula; Tornero, José Antonio (2019-04-15)
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    The aim of the chapter is to state different new possibilities that textile substrates offer for more specialized functions as Biomedical devices, Cos-metics, Skin treatment, and which are ...
  • Biomedical textiles 

    Stefanov, Ivaylo; Bassegoda Puigdomenech, Arnau; Tzanov, Tzanko (Elsevier, 2019-07-01)
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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 ...
  • Partially renewable poly(butylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate-co-isophthalate) copolyesters obtained by ROP 

    Morales Huerta, Juan Carlos; Martínez de Ilarduya Sáez de Asteasu, Domingo Antxon; Muñoz Guerra, Sebastián (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2018-12-01)
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    Cyclic butylene furandicarboxylate (c(BF)n) and butylene isophthalate (c(BI)n) oligomers obtained by high dilution condensation reaction were polymerized in bulk at 200 ¿C with Sn(Oct)2 catalyst via ring opening polymerization ...
  • Close contacts at the interface: Experimental-computational synergies for solving complexity problems 

    Torras Costa, Juan; Zanuy Gomara, David; Bertran Cànovas, Òscar; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Puiggalí Bellalta, Jordi; Revilla López, Guillermo (de Gruyter, 2018-02-15)
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    The study of material science has been long devoted to the disentanglement of bulk structures which mainly entails finding the inner structure of materials. That structure is accountable for a major portion of materials’ ...
  • Thermoplastic elastomers filled with GTR 

    Formela, Krzysztof; Haponiuk, Josef T; Wang, S.; Colom Fajula, Xavier (Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 2018-10-03)
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    Rubber is used in a vast number of products, from tyres on vehicles to disposable surgical gloves. Increasingly both manufacturers and legislators are realising that recycling is essential for environmental sustainability ...
  • Surface treatment of rubber waste 

    Colom Fajula, Xavier; Marín Genescà, Marc; Formela, Krzysztof; Cañavate Ávila, Francisco Javier (Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), 2018-10-03)
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    Rubber is used in a vast number of products, from tyres on vehicles to disposable surgical gloves. Increasingly both manufacturers and legislators are realising that recycling is essential for environmental sustainability ...
  • Inhibition of quorum-sensing: A new paradigm in controlling bacterial virulence and biofilm formation 

    Asenova Ivanova, Aleksandra; Ivanova, Kristina Dimitrova; Tzanov, Tzanko (Springer Nature, 2018-05-31)
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    Bacterial pathogens coordinate the expression of multiple virulence factors and formation of biofilms in cell density dependent manner, through a phenomenon named quorum sensing (QS). Protected in the biofilm community, ...
  • Thylakoid membrane bioenergetics 

    Guaus Guerrero, Ester; Torrent Burgués, Juan; Hoyo Pérez, Javier (Elsevier, 2018-04-23)
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    Oxygenic photosynthesis is a unique and essential photochemical process in which solar energy is used to oxidize water and to form carbohydrates. In this process molecular oxygen is released as a by-product. Thylakoid ...
  • Development of novel biobased epoxy films with aliphatic and aromatic amine hardeners for the partial replacement of Bisphenol A in primer coatings 

    Peres, Rafael S.; Ferreira, Carlos A.; Alemán Llansó, Carlos; Armelín Diggroc, Elaine Aparecida (Scrivener Publishing LLC, 2016-02-15)
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    New insights into epoxidized linseed oil (ELO) reaction with several amine hardeners for partial replacement of diglycidyl ether of bisphenol A (DGEBA) in coatings formulations are discussed. Thermosets formed by ELO and ...
  • Delivering water and sanitation services in the 2030 agenda for sustainable development 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard (Global University Network for Innovation, 2018-05)
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    This report provides the reader with a comprehensive picture of the discussions, topics and recommendations covered during the International Conference on Sustainable Development Goals: Actors and Implementation. Readers ...
  • Antibacterial coatings on medical devices 

    Ivanova, Kristina Dimitrova; Bassegoda Puigdomenech, Arnau; Tzanov, Tzanko (Elsevier, 2017-11-02)
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  • Proteïnes espermàtiques bàsiques i patró de condensació de la cromatina de l'espermatozoide biflagel·lat dels peixos mictòfids 

    Saperas Plana, Núria; Ausió, Juan; Ribes, Enric (2017)
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