Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Nitric oxide releasing nanoparticle synthesis and characterizationGeorge Han
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY, USA
Methods Mol Biol 704:187-95. 2011....
- Nitric oxide-releasing nanoparticles accelerate wound healing by promoting fibroblast migration and collagen depositionGeorge Han
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
Am J Pathol 180:1465-73. 2012..Together, these data show that NO-releasing nanoparticles have the ability to modulate and accelerate wound healing in a pleiotropic manner...
- Nitric oxide releasing nanoparticles are therapeutic for Staphylococcus aureus abscesses in a murine model of infectionGeorge Han
Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
PLoS ONE 4:e7804. 2009..These data suggest that NO-np may be useful therapeutics for microbial abscesses...
- Demonstration of antibiofilm and antifungal efficacy of chitosan against candidal biofilms, using an in vivo central venous catheter modelLuis R Martinez
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300Morris Park Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
J Infect Dis 201:1436-40. 2010..Chitosan should be considered for the prevention or treatment of fungal biofilms on central venous catheters and perhaps other medical devices...
- The use of nitric oxide releasing nanoparticles as a treatment against Acinetobacter baumannii in wound infectionsMircea Radu Mihu
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
Virulence 1:62-7. 2010..In sum, we demonstrated that the NO-nps are an easily administered topical antimicrobial for the treatment of Ab wound infections, and our findings suggest that NO-nps may also be ideal for use in combat or disaster situations...
- Antimicrobial and healing efficacy of sustained release nitric oxide nanoparticles against Staphylococcus aureus skin infectionLuis R Martinez
Division of Infectious Diseases, Departments of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
J Invest Dermatol 129:2463-9. 2009..Together, these data suggest that these NO-releasing nanoparticles have the potential to serve as a novel class of topically applied antimicrobials for the treatment of cutaneous infections and wounds...
- Sustained release nitric oxide releasing nanoparticles: characterization of a novel delivery platform based on nitrite containing hydrogel/glass compositesAdam J Friedman
Department of Physiology of Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
Nitric Oxide 19:12-20. 2008..The presented data raise the prospect that these new NO releasing nanoparticles can be easily formulated for use under a wide range of therapeutic circumstances...
- The use of chitosan to damage Cryptococcus neoformans biofilmsLuis R Martinez
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
Biomaterials 31:669-79. 2010..Our results indicate that cryptococcal biofilms are susceptible to treatment with chitosan, suggesting an option for the prevention or treatment of fungal biofilms on indwelling medical devices...
- Nanoparticles as a novel delivery vehicle for therapeutics targeting erectile dysfunctionGeorge Han
Department of Biophysics and Physiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
J Sex Med 7:224-33. 2010..Nanoparticles represent a potential novel mechanism for transdermal delivery of erectogenic agents directly to the penis...