inorganic chemicals

Summary

Summary: A broad class of substances encompassing all those that do not include carbon and its derivatives as their principal elements. However, carbides, carbonates, cyanides, cyanates, and carbon disulfide are included in this class.

Top Publications

  1. Barr D, Wang R, Needham L. Biologic monitoring of exposure to environmental chemicals throughout the life stages: requirements and issues for consideration for the National Children's Study. Environ Health Perspect. 2005;113:1083-91 pubmed
  2. Needham L, Ozkaynak H, Whyatt R, Barr D, Wang R, Naeher L, et al. Exposure assessment in the National Children's Study: introduction. Environ Health Perspect. 2005;113:1076-82 pubmed
    ..Criteria for the analytical method of choice are discussed with particular emphasis on the need for long-term quality control and quality assurance measures...
  3. Lee Y, Kang C, Kwon K, Kim S. Organic and inorganic matter increase related to eutrophication in Gamak Bay, South Korea. J Environ Biol. 2009;30:373-80 pubmed
    ..To regulate the increase of organic matter in Gamak Bay, controlling phytoplankton growth, particularly by regulating the input of N or P, may be more important than controlling the input of terrestrial organic matter...
  4. Daye M, Ouddane B, Halwani J, Hamzeh M. Solid phase extraction of inorganic mercury using 5-phenylazo-8-hydroxyquinoline and determination by cold vapor atomic fluorescence spectroscopy in natural water samples. ScientificWorldJournal. 2013;2013:134565 pubmed publisher
    ..The developed method showed quantitative recoveries of Hg(II) with LOD = 0.21 pg mL(-1) and RSD = 3-6% using cold vapor atomic fluorescence spectroscopy (CV-AFS) with a preconcentration factor greater than 250...
  5. Dijkstra J, Meeussen J, Comans R. Evaluation of a generic multisurface sorption model for inorganic soil contaminants. Environ Sci Technol. 2009;43:6196-201 pubmed
  6. Leeuwenburgh S, Ana I, Jansen J. Sodium citrate as an effective dispersant for the synthesis of inorganic-organic composites with a nanodispersed mineral phase. Acta Biomater. 2010;6:836-44 pubmed publisher
    ..0, CaP-gelatin nanocomposites were fabricated which displayed a nanostructured mineral phase without occurrence of microscale CaP particles. Consequently, aggregation and sedimentation of CaP mineral phase was reduced considerably...
  7. Ghosh S, Leff L. Impacts of labile organic carbon concentration on organic and inorganic nitrogen utilization by a stream biofilm bacterial community. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2013;79:7130-41 pubmed publisher
    ..C, DIN, and DON treatments likely drove changes in bacterial community composition that in turn affected the rates of DON and DIN utilization under various C concentrations. ..
  8. Killelea T, Ghosh S, Tan S, Heslop P, Firbank S, Kool E, et al. Probing the interaction of archaeal DNA polymerases with deaminated bases using X-ray crystallography and non-hydrogen bonding isosteric base analogues. Biochemistry. 2010;49:5772-81 pubmed publisher
    ..However, residual interaction with 2,4-difluorobenzene is seen, confirming a role for shape recognition...
  9. Setyawan W, Gaume R, Lam S, Feigelson R, Curtarolo S. High-throughput combinatorial database of electronic band structures for inorganic scintillator materials. ACS Comb Sci. 2011;13:382-90 pubmed publisher
    ..We present a list of materials, potentially bright and proportional, and focus on those exhibiting small effective masses and effective mass ratios...

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  1. Thevenon F, Graham N, Herbez A, Wildi W, Pote J. Spatio-temporal distribution of organic and inorganic pollutants from Lake Geneva (Switzerland) reveals strong interacting effects of sewage treatment plant and eutrophication on microbial abundance. Chemosphere. 2011;84:609-17 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, the accumulation of inorganic pollutants such as high mercury (methyl-mercury) concentration may represent a significant source of toxicity for sediment dwelling organisms...
  2. Horowitz A. A review of selected inorganic surface water quality-monitoring practices: are we really measuring what we think, and if so, are we doing it right?. Environ Sci Technol. 2013;47:2471-86 pubmed publisher
    ..As a result, a number of monitoring programs may need redesigning, some sampling and analytical procedures may need to be updated, and model/surrogate interrelationships may require recalibration...
  3. Ravelo Pérez L, Herrera Herrera A, Hernandez Borges J, Rodriguez Delgado M. Carbon nanotubes: Solid-phase extraction. J Chromatogr A. 2010;1217:2618-41 pubmed publisher
  4. Wang N, Wu C, Cheng Y, Xu T. Organic-inorganic hybrid anion exchange hollow fiber membranes: a novel device for drug delivery. Int J Pharm. 2011;408:39-49 pubmed publisher
    ..Meanwhile, the membrane is biocompatible and can support the adherence, growth, and survival of human cells. Overall, the prepared AEHFM is a promising scaffolding material for drug delivery and tissue engineering...
  5. Upson R, Read D, Newsham K. Nitrogen form influences the response of Deschampsia antarctica to dark septate root endophytes. Mycorrhiza. 2009;20:1-11 pubmed publisher
    ..Our data suggest that DSE are able to mineralise peptides and amino acids in the rhizosphere, making nitrogen more freely available to roots. ..
  6. Patel N, Dubins D, Pomès R, Chalikian T. Parsing partial molar volumes of small molecules: a molecular dynamics study. J Phys Chem B. 2011;115:4856-62 pubmed publisher
    ..This work is the first computational study that supports and lends credence to the practical algorithms of parsing partial molar volume data that are currently in use for molecular interpretations of volumetric data...
  7. Liu Z, Xie Y, Hu B, Wen T, Xin J, Li X, et al. Size-resolved aerosol water-soluble ions during the summer and winter seasons in Beijing: Formation mechanisms of secondary inorganic aerosols. Chemosphere. 2017;183:119-131 pubmed publisher
    ..This work provides important field measurement-based evidence for understanding the formation pathway of secondary inorganic aerosols in the megacity of Beijing. ..
  8. Popa G, Boulmedais F, Zhao P, Hemmerle J, Vidal L, Mathieu E, et al. Nanoscale precipitation coating: the deposition of inorganic films through step-by-step spray-assembly. ACS Nano. 2010;4:4792-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The new solution-based process is also compatible with conventional layer-by-layer assembly and permits the fabrication of multimaterial sandwich-like coatings...
  9. Huang H, Barua S, Sharma G, DEY S, Rege K. Inorganic nanoparticles for cancer imaging and therapy. J Control Release. 2011;155:344-57 pubmed publisher
    ..Limitations and toxicity issues associated with inorganic nanoparticles in living organisms are also discussed...
  10. Dasgupta S, Kruk R, Mechau N, Hahn H. Inkjet printed, high mobility inorganic-oxide field effect transistors processed at room temperature. ACS Nano. 2011;5:9628-38 pubmed publisher
    ..8 cm(2)/(V s), which is still exceptionally large for a room temperature processed and printed transistor from inorganic materials...
  11. Vos M, Tökési K, Benko I. The potential of materials analysis by electron rutherford backscattering as illustrated by a case study of mouse bones and related compounds. Microsc Microanal. 2013;19:576-86 pubmed publisher
    ..Knowledge of the peak widths can either be developed by the study of reference samples (as was done here) or potentially be derived from theory...
  12. Obst M, Schmid G. 3D chemical mapping: application of scanning transmission (soft) X-ray microscopy (STXM) in combination with angle-scan tomography in bio-, geo-, and environmental sciences. Methods Mol Biol. 2014;1117:757-81 pubmed publisher
    ..In this chapter we give a short overview about the principles of STXM, its application to environmental sciences, different preparation techniques, and the analysis and 3D reconstruction of STXM tomography data...
  13. Bjerknes M, Cheng H, McNitt C, Popik V. Facile Quenching and Spatial Patterning of Cylooctynes via Strain-Promoted Alkyne-Azide Cycloaddition of Inorganic Azides. Bioconjug Chem. 2017;28:1560-1565 pubmed publisher
    ..The facile quenching of cyclooctynes demonstrated here should be useful in other bioorthogonal ligation techniques in which cyclooctynes are employed, including SPANC, Diels-Alder, and thiol-yne...
  14. Park H, Lee Y, Choi B, Choi Y, Yang J, Hong W. Energy transfer in ionic-liquid-functionalized inorganic nanorods for highly efficient photocatalytic applications. Small. 2010;6:290-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The strategy described herein provides new insight into the rational design of functionalized inorganic nanomaterials for applications in emerging technologies...
  15. Patti A, Issa G, Smernik R, Wilkinson K. Chemical composition of composted grape marc. Water Sci Technol. 2009;60:1265-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Heavy metals were not present in any significant levels. All the grape marc composts analysed provided some benefit in returning nutrients into the vineyard and all were significant potassium sources...
  16. Zou J, Dai Y, Wang X, Ren Z, Tian C, Pan K, et al. Structure and adsorption properties of sewage sludge-derived carbon with removal of inorganic impurities and high porosity. Bioresour Technol. 2013;142:209-17 pubmed publisher
    ..5 eV) jointly confirm that only a trace of adsorbed impurities (Na2O·(SiO2)x (x ? 1)) is retained on PSC surface. PSC is superior to SC and comparable to commercial activated carbon for rhodamine B and phenol adsorption capacity...
  17. Turner Evans D, Emmer H, Chen C, Atwater H. Flexible, transparent contacts for inorganic nanostructures and thin films. Adv Mater. 2013;25:4018-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Contact yields of over 99% and a series resistance of 14 ? cm² are demonstrated...
  18. Xu Q, Wang J, Sanderson K. Organic-inorganic composite nanocoatings with superhydrophobicity, good transparency, and thermal stability. ACS Nano. 2010;4:2201-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, superhydrophobicity and high transparency can be concurrently achieved in a single coating. The prepared coating also possesses good thermal stability. Its superhydrophobicity can be maintained from 20 to 90 degrees C...
  19. Su B, Tang D, Tang J, Li Q, Chen G. An organic-inorganic hybrid nanostructure-functionalized electrode for electrochemical immunoassay of biomarker by using magnetic bionanolabels. Anal Biochem. 2011;417:89-96 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, the methodology was validated for 12 clinical serum specimens including 9 positive specimens and 3 normal specimens, receiving a good correlation with the results obtained from the referenced electrochemiluminescence assay...
  20. Myong S. Current status of inorganic solar cells using quantum structures. Recent Pat Nanotechnol. 2012;6:2-9 pubmed
    ..In addition, very thin nanostructured inorganic solar cells provide us with good opportunity to reach highly competitive mass production. Hereafter, recently invented inorganic solar cells using quantum structures will be reviewed...
  21. Hohscheidt G, Böttcher D, Fatturi Parolo C, Montagner F, Grecca F. Response of E. faecalis biofilms to different associations of auxiliary substances during root canal preparation: a confocal laser microscopy analysis. Microsc Res Tech. 2013;76:658-62 pubmed publisher
    ..This in vitro study evaluated the effect of different endodontic auxiliary chemical substances over Enterococcus faecalis (Ef) biofilm through confocal laser scanning microscopy (CLSM)...
  22. Gunjakar J, Kim T, Kim I, Lee J, Hwang S. Highly efficient visible light-induced O? generation by self-assembled nanohybrids of inorganic nanosheets and polyoxometalate nanoclusters. Sci Rep. 2013;3:2080 pubmed publisher
    ..2% at 420?nm. The present findings clearly demonstrate that the self-assembly of LDH-POM is fairly powerful in synthesizing novel LDH-based porous nanohybrid photocatalyst for visible light-induced O? generation...
  23. Lee S, Im J, DiSpirito A, Bodrossy L, Barcelona M, Semrau J. Effect of nutrient and selective inhibitor amendments on methane oxidation, nitrous oxide production, and key gene presence and expression in landfill cover soils: characterization of the role of methanotrophs, nitrifiers, and denitrifiers. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2009;85:389-403 pubmed publisher
    ..Collectively, these data suggest that methanotrophs expressing pMMO played a role in nitrous oxide production in these microcosms...
  24. Lee H, Christie A, Xu J, Yoon S. Data fusion-based assessment of raw materials in mammalian cell culture. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:2819-28 pubmed publisher
  25. Koh M, Kamitakahara M, Kim I, Kikuta K, Ohtsuki C. In vitro apatite formation on organic-inorganic hybrids in the CaO-SiO(2)-PO (5/2)-poly(tetramethylene oxide) system. J Mater Sci Mater Med. 2010;21:385-92 pubmed publisher
  26. Rantakari M, Mattsson T, Kortelainen P, Piirainen S, Finér L, Ahtiainen M. Organic and inorganic carbon concentrations and fluxes from managed and unmanaged boreal first-order catchments. Sci Total Environ. 2010;408:1649-58 pubmed publisher
    ..The results indicate that climate change might alter the timing of the TOC export from the catchments, the importance of the spring ice melt diminishing and both snow cover and snow free period export increasing...
  27. Tiruta Barna L, Schiopu N. Modelling inorganic biocide emission from treated wood in water. J Hazard Mater. 2011;192:1476-83 pubmed publisher
    ..The maximum of Cu, Cr(III) and Zn fixation occurred at neutral pH (including the natural pH of wood), while B fixation was favoured at alkaline pH...
  28. Erathodiyil N, Ying J. Functionalization of inorganic nanoparticles for bioimaging applications. Acc Chem Res. 2011;44:925-35 pubmed publisher
  29. Qiu B, Xue L, Wu Y, Lin Z, Guo L, Chen G. Mechanism study on inorganic oxidants induced inhibition of Ru(bpy)?²+ electrochemiluminescence and its application for sensitive determination of some inorganic oxidants. Talanta. 2011;85:339-44 pubmed publisher
    ..were investigated in order to discover how these inorganic analytes quench the ECL of Ru(bpy)(3)(2+)/TPrA system. A mechanism based on consumption of TPrA intermediate (TPrA(·)) by inorganic oxidants was proposed...
  30. Okaiyeto K, Nwodo U, Okoli S, Mabinya L, Okoh A. Implications for public health demands alternatives to inorganic and synthetic flocculants: bioflocculants as important candidates. Microbiologyopen. 2016;5:177-211 pubmed publisher
    ..The molecular biology and synthesis of bioflocculants are also discussed. ..
  31. Xie M, Wang G, Hu S, Gao S, Han Q, Xu Y, et al. Polar organic and inorganic markers in PM10 aerosols from an inland city of China--seasonal trends and sources. Sci Total Environ. 2010;408:5452-60 pubmed publisher
    ..The high correlation between PM(10) and factor 1 suggested that PM(10) pollution in Baoji was dominated by soil and dust re-suspension...
  32. Zhao X, Loo S, Lee P, Tan T, Chu C. Synthesis and cytotoxic activities of chloropyridylimineplatinum(II) and chloropyridyliminecopper(II) surface-functionalized poly(amidoamine) dendrimers. J Inorg Biochem. 2010;104:105-10 pubmed publisher
    ..5 and 8.7+/-0.7microM against MOLT-4, MCF-7 and Chang Liver cells respectively. The multi-nuclear copper-based complexes (7E) are therefore most effective against a cancer cell line (MOLT-4) and a cisplatin-resistant cell line (MCF-7)...
  33. Di Paola Naranjo R, Baroni M, Podio N, Rubinstein H, Fabani M, Badini R, et al. Fingerprints for main varieties of argentinean wines: terroir differentiation by inorganic, organic, and stable isotopic analyses coupled to chemometrics. J Agric Food Chem. 2011;59:7854-65 pubmed publisher
  34. Morita K, Doi K, Kubo T, Takeshita R, Kato S, Shiba T, et al. Enhanced initial bone regeneration with inorganic polyphosphate-adsorbed hydroxyapatite. Acta Biomater. 2010;6:2808-15 pubmed publisher
    ..These results indicate that 25% and 50% poly(P)/IP-CHA composites may enhance initial bone regeneration...
  35. Zheng J, Yang R, Xie L, Qu J, Liu Y, Li X. Plasma-assisted approaches in inorganic nanostructure fabrication. Adv Mater. 2010;22:1451-73 pubmed publisher
    ..This Review provides insight into the utilization of the special properties of plasmas in nanostructure fabrication...
  36. Choi J, Lee J, Shin T, Song H, Kim E, Cheon J. Self-confirming "AND" logic nanoparticles for fault-free MRI. J Am Chem Soc. 2010;132:11015-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The latter enables self-confirmation of images and leads to greater diagnostic accuracy. A variety of novel DMCAs are possible, and the use of DMCAs can potentially bring the accuracy of MR imaging of diseases to a higher level...
  37. Liu K, Zhao N, Kumacheva E. Self-assembly of inorganic nanorods. Chem Soc Rev. 2011;40:656-71 pubmed publisher
  38. Hoekstra J, Ma J, Plachokova A, Bronkhorst E, Bohner M, Pan J, et al. The in vivo performance of CaP/PLGA composites with varied PLGA microsphere sizes and inorganic compositions. Acta Biomater. 2013;9:7518-26 pubmed publisher
    ..Further, after 12weeks all CaP-PLGA composites proved to be effective for bone substitution...
  39. Perrino C, Catrambone M, Dalla Torre S, Rantica E, Sargolini T, Canepari S. Seasonal variations in the chemical composition of particulate matter: a case study in the Po Valley. Part I: macro-components and mass closure. Environ Sci Pollut Res Int. 2014;21:3999-4009 pubmed publisher
    ..The winter increase of organics was due to poorer atmospheric dispersion and to the addition of the emission from domestic heating. A similar winter to summer ratio (around 3) was observed for the fine fraction of PM...
  40. West N, Lebaron P, Strutton P, Suzuki M. A novel clade of Prochlorococcus found in high nutrient low chlorophyll waters in the South and Equatorial Pacific Ocean. ISME J. 2011;5:933-44 pubmed publisher
    ..HNLC only showed significant correlations to ammonium uptake and regeneration rates, whereas eMIT9312 was negatively correlated with inorganic nutrients...
  41. Cormode D, Sanchez Gaytan B, Mieszawska A, Fayad Z, Mulder W. Inorganic nanocrystals as contrast agents in MRI: synthesis, coating and introduction of multifunctionality. NMR Biomed. 2013;26:766-80 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, we expect to see reports of preclinical applications of ever more complex MRI-active nanoparticles and their wider exploitation, as well as in novel clinical settings...
  42. Kuzhiumparambil U, Fu S. Effect of oxidizing adulterants on human urinary steroid profiles. Steroids. 2013;78:288-96 pubmed publisher
    ..These oxidizing chemicals can cause serious problems regarding the interpretation of steroid profiles and have the potential to act as masking agents that can complicate or prevent the detection of the steroid abuse...
  43. Richmond C, Miras H, de la Oliva A, Zang H, Sans V, Paramonov L, et al. A flow-system array for the discovery and scale up of inorganic clusters. Nat Chem. 2012;4:1037-43 pubmed publisher
    ..In all cases, large quantities of phase-pure material were obtained and the time taken for the discovery, repetition and scale up decreased...
  44. Kim D, Kang H, Han S, Lee J. Dual effective organic/inorganic hybrid star-shaped polymer coatings on ultrafiltration membrane for bio- and oil-fouling resistance. ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2012;4:5898-906 pubmed publisher
  45. McGlynn S, Kanik I, Russell M. Peptide and RNA contributions to iron-sulphur chemical gardens as life's first inorganic compartments, catalysts, capacitors and condensers. Philos Trans A Math Phys Eng Sci. 2012;370:3007-22 pubmed publisher
  46. Zayed M, El Rasheedy E. Spectrophotometric studies of reactions between pseudo-ephedrine with different inorganic and organic reagents and its micro-determination in pure and in pharmaceutical preparations. Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc. 2012;88:156-61 pubmed publisher
  47. Lee S, Lim J, Harris M. Synthesis and application of virus-based hybrid nanomaterials. Biotechnol Bioeng. 2012;109:16-30 pubmed publisher
    ..This article reviews the characteristics of commonly used viruses and their fabrication into virus-based hybrid materials that have been applied in engineering applications such as nanowires and catalysts...
  48. Aguiar T, Di Francescantonio M, Bedran Russo A, Giannini M. Inorganic composition and filler particles morphology of conventional and self-adhesive resin cements by SEM/EDX. Microsc Res Tech. 2012;75:1348-52 pubmed publisher
    ..The differences in inorganic components and filler particles were observed between categories of luting material and among them. All resin cements contain silicon, however, other components varied among them...
  49. Deshapriya I, Kumar C. Nanobio interfaces: charge control of enzyme/inorganic interfaces for advanced biocatalysis. Langmuir. 2013;29:14001-16 pubmed publisher
  50. Zhang W, Wang W, Zhang L. Comparison of Bioavailability and Biotransformation of Inorganic and Organic Arsenic to Two Marine Fish. Environ Sci Technol. 2016;50:2413-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study demonstrated that different prey with different inorganic/organic As proportions resulted in diverse bioaccumulation of total As in different marine fish. ..
  51. Herr J, Winegard T, O Donnell M, Yancey P, Fudge D. Stabilization and swelling of hagfish slime mucin vesicles. J Exp Biol. 2010;213:1092-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests that some other mechanism such as the chemical microenvironment within gland mucous cells, or hydrostatic pressure is responsible for stabilization of the vesicles within the gland...
  52. Thomas R, Trebs I, Otjes R, Jongejan P, Ten Brink H, Phillips G, et al. An automated analyzer to measure surface-atmosphere exchange fluxes of water soluble inorganic aerosol compounds and reactive trace gases. Environ Sci Technol. 2009;43:1412-8 pubmed
  53. Jermann D, Pronk W, Boller M. Mutual influences between natural organic matter and inorganic particles and their combined effect on ultrafiltration membrane fouling. Environ Sci Technol. 2008;42:9129-36 pubmed
    ..The combined fouling is conclusively determined bythe type of NOM, its specific fouling mechanisms, and its particle interactions prior to and during the filtration process...