Neva Ciftcioglu

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Affiliation: NASA Ames Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A potential cause for kidney stone formation during space flights: enhanced growth of nanobacteria in microgravity
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Universities Space Research Association, NASA, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Kidney Int 67:483-91. 2005
  2. pmc Association between Randall's plaque and calcifying nanoparticles
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 3:105-15. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Calcifying nanoparticles (nanobacteria): an additional potential factor for urolithiasis in space flight crews
    Jeffrey A Jones
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 73:210.e11-3. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Pathological calcification and replicating calcifying-nanoparticles: general approach and correlation
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science N C, D S M, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Pediatr Res 67:490-9. 2010
  5. pmc Do blood-borne calcifying nanoparticles self-propagate?
    Grace Mathew
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals Inc, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 3:265-75. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: fact or fiction? Characteristics, detection, and medical importance of novel self-replicating, calcifying nanoparticles
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals Inc, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    J Investig Med 54:385-94. 2006

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Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint A potential cause for kidney stone formation during space flights: enhanced growth of nanobacteria in microgravity
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Universities Space Research Association, NASA, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Kidney Int 67:483-91. 2005
    ..In this research we studied effect of microgravity on multiplication and calcification of NB in vitro...
  2. pmc Association between Randall's plaque and calcifying nanoparticles
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 3:105-15. 2008
    ..This research is the first attempt to investigate the potential association of these two hypotheses...
  3. doi request reprint Calcifying nanoparticles (nanobacteria): an additional potential factor for urolithiasis in space flight crews
    Jeffrey A Jones
    National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Lyndon B Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Urology 73:210.e11-3. 2009
    ..This case report describes a calculus recovered after flight from an astronaut that, on morphologic and immunochemical analysis (including specific monoclonal antibody staining), demonstrated characteristics of calcifying nanoparticles...
  4. doi request reprint Pathological calcification and replicating calcifying-nanoparticles: general approach and correlation
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science N C, D S M, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas 77058, USA
    Pediatr Res 67:490-9. 2010
    ..Controversy and critical role of CNP as nidi and triggering factor in human pathologic calcification are discussed...
  5. pmc Do blood-borne calcifying nanoparticles self-propagate?
    Grace Mathew
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals Inc, Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Int J Nanomedicine 3:265-75. 2008
    ..Therefore these sterile-filterable, blood-borne nanoparticles should be of concern to the nanomedicine industry...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nanobacteria: fact or fiction? Characteristics, detection, and medical importance of novel self-replicating, calcifying nanoparticles
    Neva Ciftcioglu
    Nanobac Pharmaceuticals Inc, NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    J Investig Med 54:385-94. 2006