Affiliation: Medical University of Silesia
Stencel R, Kasperski J, Pakieła W, Mertas A, Bobela E, Barszczewska Rybarek I, et al
. Properties of Experimental Dental Composites Containing Antibacterial Silver-Releasing Filler. Materials (Basel). 2018;11: pubmed publisher
..These composites exhibited properties similar to the control material and enhanced in vitro antimicrobial efficiency. ..
Kłósek M, Mertas A, Krol W, Jaworska D, Szymszal J, Szliszka E. Tumor Necrosis Factor-Related Apoptosis-Inducing Ligand-Induced Apoptosis in Prostate Cancer Cells after Treatment with Xanthohumol-A Natural Compound Present in Humulus lupulus L. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17: pubmed publisher
..The findings suggest that xanthohumol is a compound of potential use in chemoprevention of prostate cancer due to its sensitization of cancer cells to TRAIL-mediated apoptosis. ..
Kawczyk Krupka A, Kwiatek B, Czuba Z, Mertas A, Latos W, Verwanger T, et al
. Secretion of the angiogenic factor VEGF after photodynamic therapy with ALA under hypoxia-like conditions in colon cancer cells. Photodiagnosis Photodyn Ther. 2018;21:16-18 pubmed publisher
..Our outcomes offer evidence, that in hypoxia mimic condition sublethal ALA-PDT- mediated VEGF inhibition could be clinically relevant. ..
JabÅ‚oÅ„ska Stencel E, PakieÅ‚a W, Mertas A, Bobela E, Kasperski J, Chladek G. Effect of Silver-Emitting Filler on Antimicrobial and Mechanical Properties of Soft Denture Lining Material. Materials (Basel). 2018;11: pubmed publisher
..These composites exhibited mechanical properties similar to the material without the antimicrobial filler and enhanced in vitro antimicrobial efficiency. ..
Chladek G, Basa K, Mertas A, Pakieła W, Zmudzki J, Bobela E, et al
. Effect of Storage in Distilled Water for Three Months on the Antimicrobial Properties of Poly(methyl methacrylate) Denture Base Material Doped with Inorganic Filler. Materials (Basel). 2016;9: pubmed publisher
..Future long-term studies of the migration of silver ions from the polymer matrix and the influence of different media on this ion emission are required. ..
Bębenek E, Jastrzebska M, Kadela Tomanek M, Chrobak E, Orzechowska B, Zwolinska K, et al
. Novel Triazole Hybrids of Betulin: Synthesis and Biological Activity Profile. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher
..i>Klebsiellapneumoniae and Escherichia coli (minimal inhibitory concentration (MIC) range of 0.95-1.95 μM). ..
Piekarz T, Mertas A, Wiatrak K, Rój R, Kownacki P, Smieszek Wilczewska J, et al
. The Influence of Toothpaste Containing Australian Melaleuca alternifolia Oil and Ethanolic Extract of Polish Propolis on Oral Hygiene and Microbiome in Patients Requiring Conservative Procedures. Molecules. 2017;22: pubmed publisher