Abraham Méndez Albores


Country: Mexico


  1. Coria Hernández J, Méndez Albores A, Meléndez Pérez R, Rosas Mendoza M, Arjona Román J. Thermal, Structural, and Rheological Characterization of Waxy Starch as a Cryogel for Its Application in Food Processing. Polymers (Basel). 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..From these results, it is concluded that WS has potential as a cryogel for application in food processing. ..
  2. Hernandez Patlan D, Solis Cruz B, Adhikari B, Pontin K, Latorre J, Baxter M, et al. Evaluation of the antimicrobial and intestinal integrity properties of boric acid in broiler chickens infected with Salmonella enteritidis: Proof of concept. Res Vet Sci. 2018;123:7-13 pubmed publisher
    ..The results of the present study suggest that BA could maintain intestinal homeostasis, as well as the balance in the microbiota due to its effectiveness in controlling S. Enteritidis infection. ..
  3. Zavala Franco A, Hernandez Patlan D, Solis Cruz B, López Arellano R, Téllez Isaías G, Vazquez Duran A, et al. Assessing the Aflatoxin B₁ Adsorption Capacity between Biosorbents Using an In Vitro Multicompartmental Model Simulating the Dynamic Conditions in the Gastrointestinal Tract of Poultry. Toxins (Basel). 2018;10: pubmed publisher
    ..The biomaterial with the lowest removal capacity was banana peel (28%). In conclusion, Aloe powder could be used as an alternative to conventional systems for AFB₁ removal. ..
  4. Estrada Urbina J, Cruz Alonso A, Santander González M, Méndez Albores A, Vazquez Duran A. Nanoscale Zinc Oxide Particles for Improving the Physiological and Sanitary Quality of a Mexican Landrace of Red Maize. Nanomaterials (Basel). 2018;8: pubmed publisher
    ..From these results, it is concluded that ZnO NPs have potential for applications in peasant agriculture to improve the quality of small-scale farmers’ seeds and, as a result, preserve germplasm resources. ..
  5. Hernández Meléndez D, Salas Téllez E, Zavala Franco A, Tellez G, Méndez Albores A, Vazquez Duran A. Inhibitory Effect of Flower-Shaped Zinc Oxide Nanostructures on the Growth and Aflatoxin Production of a Highly Toxigenic Strain of Aspergillus flavus Link. Materials (Basel). 2018;11: pubmed publisher
    ..These results suggest that flower-shaped ZnO nanostructures exhibit strong antifungal and anti-aflatoxigenic activity with potential applications in the agro-food system. ..
  6. Jardon Xicotencatl S, Díaz Torres R, Marroquín Cardona A, Villarreal Barajas T, Méndez Albores A. Detoxification of Aflatoxin-Contaminated Maize by Neutral Electrolyzed Oxidizing Water. Toxins (Basel). 2015;7:4294-314 pubmed publisher
    ..However, aflatoxin-associated cytotoxicity and OPEN ACCESS Toxins 2015, 7 4295 genotoxicity effects were markedly reduced upon treatment. According to these results, NEW can be effectively used to detoxify aflatoxin-contaminated maize. ..
  7. Ramales Valderrama R, Vazquez Duran A, Méndez Albores A. Biosorption of B-aflatoxins Using Biomasses Obtained from Formosa Firethorn [Pyracantha koidzumii (Hayata) Rehder]. Toxins (Basel). 2016;8: pubmed publisher
    ..Biosorption by P. koidzumii biomasses has been demonstrated to be an alternative to conventional systems for B-aflatoxins removal. ..
  8. Escobedo González R, Méndez Albores A, Villarreal Barajas T, Aceves Hernández J, Miranda Ruvalcaba R, Nicolás Vázquez I. A Theoretical Study of 8-Chloro-9-Hydroxy-Aflatoxin B?, the Conversion Product of Aflatoxin B? by Neutral Electrolyzed Water. Toxins (Basel). 2016;8: pubmed publisher
    ..Data of the studied compound indicate an important reduction in the cytotoxic and genotoxic potential of the target molecule, as demonstrated previously by our research group using different in vitro assays. ..
  9. Gómez Espinosa D, Cervantes Aguilar F, del Río García J, Villarreal Barajas T, Vazquez Duran A, Méndez Albores A. Ameliorative Effects of Neutral Electrolyzed Water on Growth Performance, Biochemical Constituents, and Histopathological Changes in Turkey Poults during Aflatoxicosis. Toxins (Basel). 2017;9: pubmed publisher
    ..From these results, it is concluded that the treatment of aflatoxin-contaminated maize with NEW provided reasonable protection against the effects caused by aflatoxins in young turkey poults. ..