sodium hydroxide

Summary

Summary: A highly caustic substance that is used to neutralize acids and make sodium salts. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Surface ultrastructure of collagen fibrils and their association with proteoglycans in human cornea and sclera by atomic force microscopy and energy-filtering transmission electron microscopy
    A Miyagawa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Cornea 20:651-6. 2001
  2. ncbi Effect of different irrigating solutions on aqueous humour pH changes, intraocular pressure and histological findings after induced alkali burns
    Sirpa Kompa
    University Eye Clinic, University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 83:467-70. 2005
  3. ncbi Alkaline degradation of invert sugar from molasses
    Byung Y Yang
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:3084-9. 2007
  4. ncbi Crystalline structure analysis of cellulose treated with sodium hydroxide and carbon dioxide by means of X-ray diffraction and FTIR spectroscopy
    Sang Youn Oh
    Department of Textile Engineering, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, 500 757, Republic of Korea
    Carbohydr Res 340:2376-91. 2005
  5. ncbi Aluminum control of phosphorus sorption by lake sediments
    Jiří Kopáček
    Hydrobiological Institute, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Faculty of Biological Sciences USB, Na Sadkach 7, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Environ Sci Technol 39:8784-9. 2005
  6. ncbi Investigation by bioassay of the efficacy of sodium hydroxide treatment on the inactivation of mouse-adapted scrapie
    A Unal
    CSL Bioplasma, 189 209 Camp Road, Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047, Australia
    Biologicals 35:161-4. 2007
  7. ncbi A comparison of chemical pretreatment methods for improving saccharification of cotton stalks
    Rebecca A Silverstein
    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Campus Box 7625, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7625, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:3000-11. 2007
  8. ncbi Carbon dioxide capture from atmospheric air using sodium hydroxide spray
    Joshuah K Stolaroff
    Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Calgary
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2728-35. 2008
  9. ncbi Critical factors influencing prion inactivation by sodium hydroxide
    P A Bauman
    Talecris Biotherapeutics, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Vox Sang 91:34-40. 2006
  10. ncbi Novel hypertonic saline-sodium hydroxide (HS-SH) method for decontamination and concentration of sputum samples for Mycobacterium tuberculosis microscopy and culture
    Christian A Ganoza
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia Clinica, Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, and Programa Nacional para el Control de la Tuberculosis, Hospital Nacional Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    J Med Microbiol 57:1094-8. 2008

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Publications271 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Surface ultrastructure of collagen fibrils and their association with proteoglycans in human cornea and sclera by atomic force microscopy and energy-filtering transmission electron microscopy
    A Miyagawa
    Department of Ophthalmology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
    Cornea 20:651-6. 2001
    ..We aimed to investigate the possible association of proteoglycans with D-periodic collagen fibrils in the human cornea and sclera, using energy-filtering transmission electron microscopy (EF-TEM) and atomic force microscopy (AFM)...
  2. ncbi Effect of different irrigating solutions on aqueous humour pH changes, intraocular pressure and histological findings after induced alkali burns
    Sirpa Kompa
    University Eye Clinic, University Hospital Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 83:467-70. 2005
    ..To evaluate the effects of hypo-osmolar tap water and isotonic saline solution on the intracameral pH, intraocular pressure and histological changes in alkali burned rabbit eyes...
  3. ncbi Alkaline degradation of invert sugar from molasses
    Byung Y Yang
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:3084-9. 2007
    ..Degradation of invert sugar by NaOH has been achieved without an external heat source. The reaction products showed the same freezing point depression as seen in the degradation products from pure glucose...
  4. ncbi Crystalline structure analysis of cellulose treated with sodium hydroxide and carbon dioxide by means of X-ray diffraction and FTIR spectroscopy
    Sang Youn Oh
    Department of Textile Engineering, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, 500 757, Republic of Korea
    Carbohydr Res 340:2376-91. 2005
    ..But the crystallite size of Cell 2-C (cellulose II) was larger than that of Cell 2 (cellulose II) treated at 15-20 wt% NaOH...
  5. ncbi Aluminum control of phosphorus sorption by lake sediments
    Jiří Kopáček
    Hydrobiological Institute, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Faculty of Biological Sciences USB, Na Sadkach 7, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Environ Sci Technol 39:8784-9. 2005
    ..These ratios can be used as operational targets for estimation of sediment P release potential and Al dosing of P-rich sediment to prevent hypolimnetic P release under anoxic conditions...
  6. ncbi Investigation by bioassay of the efficacy of sodium hydroxide treatment on the inactivation of mouse-adapted scrapie
    A Unal
    CSL Bioplasma, 189 209 Camp Road, Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047, Australia
    Biologicals 35:161-4. 2007
    b>Sodium hydroxide (NaOH) has been shown to reduce the infectivity of transmissible spongiform encephalopathy (TSE) agents. This study investigated the efficacy of sodium hydroxide at 0.1M, 0.25M and 0...
  7. ncbi A comparison of chemical pretreatment methods for improving saccharification of cotton stalks
    Rebecca A Silverstein
    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Campus Box 7625, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7625, USA
    Bioresour Technol 98:3000-11. 2007
    The effectiveness of sulfuric acid (H(2)SO(4)), sodium hydroxide (NaOH), hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)), and ozone pretreatments for conversion of cotton stalks to ethanol was investigated...
  8. ncbi Carbon dioxide capture from atmospheric air using sodium hydroxide spray
    Joshuah K Stolaroff
    Chemical and Petroleum Engineering, University of Calgary
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2728-35. 2008
    ..The low end of the cost range is reached by a spray with 50 microm mean drop diameter, which is achievable with commercially available spray nozzles...
  9. ncbi Critical factors influencing prion inactivation by sodium hydroxide
    P A Bauman
    Talecris Biotherapeutics, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Vox Sang 91:34-40. 2006
    ..To ensure effective decontamination and inactivation of prions that could be present in source material, we investigated critical factors that influence prion inactivation by NaOH...
  10. ncbi Novel hypertonic saline-sodium hydroxide (HS-SH) method for decontamination and concentration of sputum samples for Mycobacterium tuberculosis microscopy and culture
    Christian A Ganoza
    Laboratorio de Microbiologia Clinica, Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, and Programa Nacional para el Control de la Tuberculosis, Hospital Nacional Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    J Med Microbiol 57:1094-8. 2008
    ..patients with suspected pulmonary tuberculosis (TB) (n=106) were tested using the proposed hypertonic saline-sodium hydroxide (HS-SH) DC method, the recommended N-acetyl-L-cysteine-sodium citrate-sodium hydroxide (NALC-NaOH) DC method ..
  11. ncbi Nanostructured magnesium increases bone cell density
    Lucy Weng
    School of Engineering and Department of Orthopedics, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Nanotechnology 23:485105. 2012
    ..For these reasons, this study suggests that soaking magnesium in NaOH could be an inexpensive, simple and effective manner to promote osteoblast functions for numerous orthopedic applications and, thus, should be further studied...
  12. ncbi Sodium hydroxide pretreatment of genetically modified switchgrass for improved enzymatic release of sugars
    Ziyu Wang
    Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7625, USA
    Bioresour Technol 110:364-70. 2012
    ..The results show that down-regulation of 4CL gene promoted enzymatic hydrolysis of plant cell walls following a mild alkali pretreatment...
  13. ncbi FTIR analysis of cellulose treated with sodium hydroxide and carbon dioxide
    Sang Youn Oh
    Department of Textile Engineering, Chonnam National University, Gwangju 500 757, Korea
    Carbohydr Res 340:417-28. 2005
    Cellulose samples treated with sodium hydroxide (NaOH) and carbon dioxide in dimethylacetamide (DMAc) were analyzed by FTIR spectroscopy...
  14. ncbi The formol-ether concentration technique for intestinal parasites: comparing 0.1 N sodium hydroxide with normal saline preparations
    Jamsai Suwansaksri
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 33:97-8. 2002
    ..We performed a comparative study of 0.1 N sodium hydroxide (NaOH) and normal saline preparation for the formol-ether technique in the detection of intestinal parasites...
  15. ncbi Exposure to autoclaving or sodium hydroxide extends the dose-response curve of the 263K strain of scrapie agent in hamsters
    D M Taylor
    BBSRC and MRC Neuropathogenesis Unit, Institute for Animal Health, Edinburgh, UK
    J Gen Virol 77:811-3. 1996
    ..scrapie agent were injected intracerebrally into hamsters following exposure of the tissue to autoclaving or sodium hydroxide. Where there was survival of infectivity, this often produced extended mean incubation periods compared with ..
  16. ncbi Accelerated chondrocyte functions on NaOH-treated PLGA scaffolds
    Grace E Park
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, 1296 Potter Building, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Biomaterials 26:3075-82. 2005
    ..Clearly, such modifications to PLGA may ultimately enhance the efficacy of tissue-engineering scaffolds for articular cartilage repair...
  17. ncbi Inhibition of bacterial adhesion on PVC endotracheal tubes by RF-oxygen glow discharge, sodium hydroxide and silver nitrate treatments
    D J Balazs
    Materials Science Institute, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology EPFL, CH 1015, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Biomaterials 25:2139-51. 2004
    ..frequency-oxygen (RF-O(2)) glow discharge pre-functionalization, followed by a two-step wet-treatment in sodium hydroxide and silver nitrate solutions...
  18. ncbi [Model of inflammatory angiogenesis in rabbit cornea induced by punctual alkaline cauterization]
    Francisco Vagnaldo Fechine-Jamacaru
    Laboratório de Cirurgia Experimental LABCEX do Programa de Pós Graduação Stricto Sensu em Cirurgia, Departamento de Cirurgia, Universidade Federal do Ceará UFC
    Acta Cir Bras 20:64-73. 2005
    ..To establish a model of angiogenesis in rabbit cornea induced by punctual alkaline cauterization...
  19. ncbi Bevacizumab inhibits corneal neovascularization in an alkali burn induced model of corneal angiogenesis
    Hamid Hosseini
    Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Department of Ophthalmology, Khalili Hospital, Shiraz, Iran
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:745-8. 2007
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of subconjunctival bevacizumab (Avastin) on experimental corneal neovascularization in rabbits...
  20. ncbi Effects of topical administration of 12-methyl tetradecanoic acid (12-MTA) on the development of corneal angiogenesis
    Nerida Cole
    Institute for Eye Research, Level 4, Rupert Myers Building, Gate 14, Barker Street, Kensington, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Angiogenesis 10:47-54. 2007
    ..Our studies indicate that 12-MTA may provide clinically significant advantages over conventional steroids for the treatment of vessel growth in the cornea...
  21. ncbi Antigen retrieval using sodium hydroxide for prion immunohistochemistry in bovine spongiform encephalopathy and scrapie
    H Okada
    Prion Disease Research Team, Prion Disease Research Center, National Institute of Animal Health, 3 1 5 Kan nondai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 0856, Japan
    J Comp Pathol 144:251-6. 2011
    ..affected with bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) and scrapie, we applied minimal pretreatment with sodium hydroxide (NaOH)...
  22. ncbi Hydrogen and N-acetyl-L-cysteine rescue oxidative stress-induced angiogenesis in a mouse corneal alkali-burn model
    Miyuki Kubota
    Department of Ophthalmology, Keio University School of Medicine, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:427-33. 2011
    ..To investigate the role of reactive oxygen species (ROS) as the prime initiators of the angiogenic response after alkali injury of the cornea and observe the effects of antioxidants in preventing angiogenesis...
  23. ncbi Inhibitory effect of oral doxycycline on neovascularization in a rat corneal alkali burn model of angiogenesis
    Liang Dan
    State Key Laboratory of Ophthalmology, Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Curr Eye Res 33:653-60. 2008
    ..To examine the efficacy of oral doxycycline treatment (as compared to oral and topical dexamethasone) for inhibiting corneal neovascularization (CNV)...
  24. ncbi Pretreatment of corn stover and hybrid poplar by sodium hydroxide and hydrogen peroxide
    Rajesh Gupta
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
    Biotechnol Prog 26:1180-6. 2010
    b>Sodium hydroxide and its derivatives are used as pulping reagents, wherein the spent NaOH is recovered in salt form and reused...
  25. ncbi Sodium hydroxide renders the prion protein PrPSc sensitive to proteinase K
    Fabian Käsermann
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Bern, Freiestrasse 3, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    J Gen Virol 84:3173-6. 2003
    b>Sodium hydroxide (NaOH) solutions are widely used for the purification of contaminated equipment, as they are known to inactivate a variety of pathogens...
  26. ncbi Translational diffusion coefficient of cycloamylose in aqueous sodium hydroxide
    Yasushi Nakata
    Department of Macromolecular Science, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka 560 0043, Japan
    Biopolymers 69:508-16. 2003
    ..5 N aqueous sodium hydroxide (at 25 degrees C), a good solvent for linear amylose...
  27. ncbi Stability of minute virus of mice against temperature and sodium hydroxide
    Nicola Boschetti
    ZLB Bioplasma AG, Wankdorfstr 10, 3000 22, Bern, Switzerland
    Biologicals 31:181-5. 2003
    ..The observed stability at pH 11.8 exceeds the previously reported upper limit of pH 9. Inactivation was due to disintegration of the viral capsid as assessed by accessibility of viral DNA for endonucleases...
  28. ncbi Comparison of phenol and sodium hydroxide chemical matricectomies for the treatment of ingrowing toenails
    Seher Bostanci
    Department of Dermatology, Ankara University, Medical School, Ankara, Turkey
    Dermatol Surg 33:680-5. 2007
    Chemical matricectomy is performed mainly by two agents: phenol and sodium hydroxide. Both agents have excellent cure rates, but there are no data about the comparison of postoperative healing periods...
  29. ncbi Chemical matricectomy with 10% sodium hydroxide for the treatment of ingrowing toenails
    Esin Ozdemir
    Dermatology Department, School of Medicine, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
    Dermatol Surg 30:26-31. 2004
    ..However, unpredictable tissue damage and prolonged healing time are the disadvantages of this technique. Sodium hydroxide is an alternative chemical agent that causes less tissue damage.
  30. ncbi Inactivation kinetics of model and relevant blood-borne viruses by treatment with sodium hydroxide and heat
    S Borovec
    Virology Group, Research and Development, CSL Limited, Bioplasma Division, 189 209 Camp Road, Broadmeadows, 3047, Australia
    Biologicals 26:237-44. 1998
    ..1 M sodium hydroxide at 60 degrees C on viral infectivity was investigated...
  31. ncbi Chemical matricectomy with 10% sodium hydroxide for the treatment of ingrown toenails in people with diabetes
    Semih Tatlican
    Department of Dermatology, Ministry of Health, Diskapi Yildirim Beyazit Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Dermatol Surg 36:219-22. 2010
    ..Chemical matricectomy with 10% sodium hydroxide is an effective treatment for ingrown toenails in a normal population.
  32. ncbi Production of L-lactic acid by a thermophilic Bacillus mutant using sodium hydroxide as neutralizing agent
    Jiayang Qin
    Institute for Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering, College of Pharmacy, Binzhou Medical University, Yantai, People s Republic of China
    Bioresour Technol 101:7570-6. 2010
    A sodium lactate tolerant mutant strain named Bacillus sp. Na-2 was obtained and applied to sodium hydroxide-based L-lactic acid (LA) production process...
  33. ncbi High reproducibility using sodium hydroxide-stripped long oligonucleotide DNA microarrays
    Zhiyuan Hu
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7295, USA
    Biotechniques 38:121-4. 2005
    ..90-0.98, which is comparable to the ICC of two virgin arrays hybridized with the same sample. Using this method, once-stripped oligonucleotide microarrays are usable, reliable, and help to reduce costs...
  34. ncbi Investigation of biomass degradation mechanism in pretreatment of switchgrass by aqueous ammonia and sodium hydroxide
    Rajesh Gupta
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Auburn University, AL 36849, USA
    Bioresour Technol 101:8185-91. 2010
    ..TGA data indicate that NaOH-lignin has more uniform structure and higher O/C ratio than ammonia-lignin. FTIR analysis indicates that NaOH-lignin has lower aromatic content but higher guaiacyl type structure than ammonia-lignin...
  35. ncbi The use of a retrievable self-expanding stent in treating childhood benign esophageal strictures
    Chi Zhang
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Shanghai Children Medical Center, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Second Medical University, Shanghai 200092, P R China
    J Pediatr Surg 40:501-4. 2005
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate whether esophageal stents could be used safely and effectively in the treatment of esophageal stenosis in children...
  36. ncbi Validation and application of a stability-indicating HPLC method for the in vitro determination of gastric and intestinal stability of venlafaxine
    Ebenezer B Asafu-Adjaye
    Division of Product Quality Research, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD 20993, United States
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 43:1854-9. 2007
    ..This stability experiment in simulated gastric and intestinal fluids suggests that drug loss in the gastrointestinal tract takes place by membrane permeation rather than a degradation process...
  37. ncbi Ion chromatography applications in the determination of HF, HCl, NOx, SOx on stationary emissions
    Caterina Giuriati
    Ambiente S p A, Centro Igiene e Protezione Ambiente, P le Donegani 12, 44100 Ferrara, Italy
    Ann Ist Super Sanita 39:223-8. 2003
    ..Some modifications in sampling are explored to find more suitable conditions for the IC analysis...
  38. ncbi Removal of herbicide paraquat from an aqueous solution by adsorption onto spent and treated diatomaceous earth
    W T Tsai
    Department of Environmental Engineering and Science, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Tainan 717, Taiwan
    Bioresour Technol 96:657-63. 2005
    A spent diatomaceous earth from the beer brewery has been tentatively activated by sodium hydroxide at about 100 degrees C...
  39. ncbi Kinetic and equilibrium studies on the biosorption of reactive black 5 dye by Aspergillus foetidus
    Rachna Patel
    Centre for Environmental Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
    Bioresour Technol 99:51-8. 2008
    ..Pre-treatment of fungal biomass by autoclaving or exposure to 0.1M sodium hydroxide facilitated more efficient uptake of dye as compared to untreated fungal biomass...
  40. ncbi Surface properties of aqueous amino acid solutions. I. Surface tension of hydrochloric acid-glycine and glycine-sodium hydroxide systems
    Norihiro Matubayasi
    Faculty of Fisheries, Nagasaki University, 1 14 Bunkyou machi, Nagasaki 852 8521, Japan
    J Colloid Interface Sci 267:144-50. 2003
    ..acid-glycine hydrochloride, glycine hydrochloride-glycine, glycine-sodium glycinate, and sodium glycinate-sodium hydroxide) were measured as a function of total molality and mole fraction...
  41. ncbi [Necrolytic properties of alkaline protease in the treatment of severe eye burns]
    R I Chalanova
    Vestn Oftalmol 119:36-8. 2003
    ....
  42. ncbi Sorption of cadmium from aqueous solution using pretreated rice husk
    Upendra Kumar
    Environmental Engineering Section, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur 721 302, India
    Bioresour Technol 97:104-9. 2006
    ..The highly efficient low cost and the rapid uptake of Cd(II) by NCRH indicated that it could be an excellent alternative for the removal of heavy metal by sorption process...
  43. ncbi [Studies on stability of chlorogenic acid in extract of Flos lonicerae]
    Gang Chen
    Pharmaceutical Laboratory of Chinese Materia Medica, West China School of Pharmacy, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
    Zhongguo Zhong Yao Za Zhi 28:223-6. 2003
    ..To investigate the stability of chlorogenic acid in extract of flos lonicerae in different conditions...
  44. ncbi Solid phase extraction of chromium(VI) from aqueous solutions by adsorption of its ion-association complex with cetyltrimethylammoniumbromide on an alumina column
    N Rajesh
    Department of Chemistry, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani 333031, India
    J Hazard Mater 144:464-9. 2007
    ..have been studied in detail. The adsorbed complex could be eluted using sodium hydroxide and the concentration of chromium has been established using visible spectrophotometry after complexation ..
  45. ncbi The adsorption of chromium (VI) from industrial wastewater by acid and base-activated lignocellulosic residues
    Patricia Alvarez
    Instituto Nacional del Carbon, CSIC, Department of Chemistry of Materials, PO Box 73, 33080 Oviedo, Spain
    J Hazard Mater 144:400-5. 2007
    ..The results also show that the activated carbons obtained can be recovered by filtration with an efficiency of 30% in the third cycle...
  46. ncbi Copper removal from aqueous solutions by sugar beet pulp treated by NaOH and citric acid
    H Soner Altundogan
    Firat University, Department of Chemical Engineering, 23279 Elazig, Turkey
    J Hazard Mater 149:432-9. 2007
    ..The negative values found for enthalpy change (-14.797 kJ mol(-1) over the range of 25-55 degrees C) and free energy change (-19.361 kJ mol(-1) for 25 degrees C) indicate that the sorption process is exothermic and spontaneous in nature...
  47. ncbi Coal ash conversion into effective adsorbents for removal of heavy metals and dyes from wastewater
    Shaobin Wang
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA, Australia
    J Hazard Mater 133:243-51. 2006
    ..The increase in adsorption temperature will enhance the adsorption efficiency for both heavy metals. The pseudo second-order kinetics would be better for fitting the dynamic adsorption of Cu and Ni ions...
  48. ncbi Headspace water-based liquid-phase microextraction
    Jie Zhang
    Department of Chemistry, National University of Singapore, 3 Science Drive 3, Republic of Singapore 117543
    Anal Chem 77:1988-92. 2005
    ..Under optimal extraction conditions, very high enrichment factors were achieved. Since only water (with sodium hydroxide to adjust the pH) and a conventional microsyringe were used, this new technique is affordable, efficient, and ..
  49. ncbi A new method for cellulose membrane fabrication and the determination of its characteristics
    Yen Ning Kuo
    Bioseparation Lab, Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, The Henry Samueli School of Engineering, University of California, Irvine, 916 Engineering Tower, Irvine, CA 92697 2575, USA
    J Colloid Interface Sci 285:232-8. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi Monitoring the temperature of dilute aqueous solutions using near-infrared water absorption
    Eugenio H Otal
    Laboratorio de Análisis de Trazas, Departamento de Quimica Inorganica, Analítica y Química Física INQUIMAE Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales Universidad de Buenos Aires, Ciudad Universitaria, Pab II, 3er Piso, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Appl Spectrosc 57:661-6. 2003
    ..A prediction error of 0.77 degrees C (single linear regression) and 0.25 degrees C (multilinear approach) are achieved in a range from 15 to 90 degrees C. Advantages in terms of instrumentation and data analysis required are discussed...
  51. ncbi Hydrolytic products and kinetics of triazophos in buffered and alkaline solutions with different values of pH
    Lin Kunde
    Key Laboratory of Marine Environmental Science, Ministry of Education, Environmental Science Research Center, Xiamen University, Xiamen 361005, China
    J Agric Food Chem 52:5404-11. 2004
    The hydrolysis of triazophos was studied in buffered solutions in the range of pH 4-10 and in sodium hydroxide solutions with pH values up to 12...
  52. ncbi Modelling dewatering behaviour through an understanding of solids formation processes. Part I--Solids formation considerations
    A C Dustan
    Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cape Town, Rondebosch, 7700, South Africa
    Adv Colloid Interface Sci 113:99-110. 2005
    ..In part II of this paper, the use of model outputs in predicting filtration behaviour is explored...
  53. ncbi Evaluation of total pH and soluble and ionic fluoride concentrations in dentifrices commercially available in Brazil
    Priscila Ariede Petinuci Bardal
    Department of Community Health, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:283-9. 2003
    ..To verify the total (TF), soluble (SF) and ionic (IF) fluoride concentrations in the main Brazilian dentifrices for comparison and quality control according to the current Brazilian Ministry of Health Regulations, 2000...
  54. ncbi Activation of crystalline cellulose to cellulose III(I) results in efficient hydrolysis by cellobiohydrolase
    Kiyohiko Igarashi
    Department of Biomaterials Sciences, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, University of Tokyo, Japan
    FEBS J 274:1785-92. 2007
    ..This clearly indicates that the enhanced hydrolysis of cellulose III(I) is related to the structure of the crystalline polymorph. Thus, supercritical ammonium treatment activates crystalline cellulose for hydrolysis by cellobiohydrolase...
  55. ncbi Self-assembly of an amphiphilic derivative of chitosan and micellar solubilization of puerarin
    Sui Weiping
    School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, University of Jinan, Jinan 250022, PR China
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 48:13-6. 2006
    ..DLS showed that after solubilization the size of the micelles became bigger. In vitro tests showed that puerarin was slowly released from micellar solution and the release lasted up to 60 h by means of the dialysis method...
  56. ncbi Dissolving cellulose in a NaOH/thiourea aqueous solution: a topochemical investigation
    Lifeng Yan
    Hefei National Laboratory for Physical Science at Micrometer Scale and Department of Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026, China
    Macromol Biosci 7:1139-48. 2007
    ..It is also found that the dissolving process is continuous while the ice state formation promotes the dissolving process...
  57. ncbi Few bicyclic acetals at reducing end of low-molecular-weight heparins: might they restrict specification of pharmacopoeia?
    P Bianchini
    Opocrin S p A, Via Pacinotti, 3, 41040 Corlo MO, Italy
    Pharmeur Sci Notes 2005:1-3. 2005
    ..If present, even in an amount less than, or equal to, 30% of chains, these "related substances" affect neither activities nor safety of enoxaparin...
  58. ncbi Properties of Bacillus anthracis spores prepared under various environmental conditions
    Renu B Baweja
    Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology, Mall Road, Delhi 110007, India
    Arch Microbiol 189:71-9. 2008
    ..The size of spores formed at 45 degrees C was smallest amongst all. The study reveals that temperature, pH and nutrient availability during sporulation affect properties of B. anthracis spores...
  59. ncbi Utilization of fermentation waste (Corynebacterium glutamicum) for biosorption of Reactive Black 5 from aqueous solution
    K Vijayaraghavan
    Division of Environmental and Chemical Engineering, Research Institute of Industrial Technology, Chonbuk National University, Chonju 561 756, South Korea
    J Hazard Mater 141:45-52. 2007
    ..The use of a 0.1M NaOH solution successfully desorbed almost all the dye molecules from dye-loaded C. glutamicum biomass at different solid-to-liquid ratios examined...
  60. ncbi Bonelike apatite formation on niobium metal treated in aqueous NaOH
    Reut Godley
    Faculty of Materials Engineering, Technion, Haifa 32000, Israel
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 15:1073-7. 2004
    ..This bone bonding capability could make Nb metal an attractive material for hard tissue replacements...
  61. ncbi One-step synthesis of highly dispersed gold nanocrystals on silica spheres
    Nopphawan Phonthammachai
    School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
    Langmuir 23:11421-4. 2007
    ..These materials will offer enhanced performance as catalysts and contrast enhancers in biomedical imaging...
  62. ncbi Evidence for complexes of different stoichiometries between organic solvents and cyclodextrins
    L García-Río
    Departamento de Quimica Fisica, Facultad de Quimica, Universidad de Santiago, 15782, Santiago, Spain
    Org Biomol Chem 4:1038-48. 2006
    ..In addition, the acid hydrolysis of MNTS in the presence of acetonitrile containing alpha-CD gave 1 : 1 alpha-CD-acetonitrile inclusion complexes, which is consistent with a both a reduced cavity size and previously reported data...
  63. ncbi Flow-injection determination of acetone with diazotized anthranilic acid through a fluorescent reaction intermediate
    C García de María
    Dpto de Quimica Analitica, Nutricion y Bromatologia, University of Salamanca, Plaza de la Merced s n, E 37008 Salamanca, Spain
    Anal Chim Acta 600:172-6. 2007
    ..S.D. of 2.7% (1.0 x 10(-5)M, n=10). A sampling frequency of 24h(-1) is achieved. Some potentially interfering species are investigated...
  64. ncbi pKa value and buffering capacity of acidic monomers commonly used in self-etching primers
    Ulrich Salz
    lvoclar Vivadent AG, Schaan, Liechtenstein
    J Adhes Dent 8:143-50. 2006
    ....
  65. ncbi Modeling column regeneration effects on ion-exchange chromatography
    Z K López
    Departamento de Investigaciones Científicas y Tecnológicas, Universidad de Sonora, Mexico
    J Chromatogr A 791:99-107. 1997
    ..Regeneration with sodium hydroxide and time of exposure showed no effect on equilibrium behavior...
  66. ncbi Influence of pH on slow crack growth of dental porcelains
    Marcelo M Pinto
    Department of Biomaterials and Oral Biochemistry, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Dent Mater 24:814-23. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effect of pH of storage medium on slow crack growth (SCG) parameters of dental porcelains...
  67. ncbi Modification of rice hull and sawdust sorptive characteristics for remove heavy metals from synthetic solutions and wastewater
    Fatemeh Asadi
    Soil and Water Research Institute, P O Box 14155 6185, Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran
    J Hazard Mater 154:451-8. 2008
    ..The recovery of the columns using water and HCl showed positive results. Commercial sorbents removed Pb(II), Zn(II) and Ni(II) a little more than rice hull...
  68. ncbi Vanadium recovery from oil fly ash by leaching, precipitation and solvent extraction processes
    R Navarro
    Universidad de Guanajuato, Instituto de Investigaciones Cientificas, Cerro de la Venada s n, Pueblito de Rocha, C P 36040 Guanajuato, Gto, Mexico
    Waste Manag 27:425-38. 2007
    ..Despite a lower leaching efficiency (compared to sulfuric acid), sodium hydroxide was selected for vanadium leaching since it is more selective for vanadium (versus other transition metals)...
  69. ncbi Adsorption of fluoride, phosphate, and arsenate ions on a new type of ion exchange fiber
    Liu Ruixia
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P O Box 2871, Beijing, 100085, China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 248:268-74. 2002
    ..50 mol/L NaOH at elution rate of 1 mL/min, and 30 mL of NaOH is necessary for the quantitative recovery of phosphate and arsenate ions...
  70. ncbi Acid- and base-catalyzed hydrolysis of chloroacetamide herbicides
    Daniel L Carlson
    Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 313 Ames Hall, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21218 2686, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 54:4740-50. 2006
    ..Hydroxy-substituted, morpholinone, and secondary aniline derivatives were identified upon reaction for several years in deionized water at circumneutral pH...
  71. ncbi Adsorptive removal of heavy metals from aqueous solution by treated sawdust (Acacia arabica)
    Ajay Kumar Meena
    Centre for Fire, Explosive and Environment Safety CFEES, Defence R and D Organisation DRDO, Brig S K Mazumdar Road, Timarpur, Delhi 110054, India
    J Hazard Mater 150:604-11. 2008
    ..The results indicate the potential application of this method for effluent treatment in industries and also provide strong evidence to support the adsorption mechanism proposed...
  72. ncbi Effect of alkaline treatment of pure titanium and its alloys on the bonding strength of dental veneering resins
    Seiji Ban
    Division of Biomaterials Science, Kagoshima University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Kagoshima, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 66:138-45. 2003
    ..01). In conclusion, alkaline treatment is a simple, effective surface modification of titanium that improves bonding to veneering resin...
  73. ncbi Does amniotic membrane transplantation improve the outcome of autologous limbal transplantation?
    Diane Marinho
    Opthalmology Service, Hospital de Clinicas de Porto Alegre, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Cornea 22:338-42. 2003
    ..To evaluate the additional benefits of amniotic membrane transplantation (AMT) when combined with conjunctival limbal autograft (CLAU) in the treatment of chronic chemical burns...
  74. ncbi The treatment of alkaline burns of the skin by neutralization
    Kris Andrews
    Isntitute of Plastic Surgery, Southern Illinois University, Springfield, Ill 62794, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:1918-21. 2003
    ..burn model, animals were exposed to an alkaline injury when filter paper (2 cm in diameter) saturated with 2N sodium hydroxide was placed over the volar aspect of the animal for a period of 1 minute...
  75. ncbi ZstatFlu-II test: a chemiluminescent neuraminidase assay for influenza viral diagnostics
    Komandoor E Achyuthan
    QTL Biosystems, Santa Fe, NM 87507, USA
    Luminescence 18:131-9. 2003
    ..Intramolecular general acid catalysis is proposed as a mechanism for the lability of the O-glycosidic linkage of the substrate...
  76. ncbi High performance liquid chromatographic determination of 3-methylflavone-8-carboxylic acid, the main active metabolite of flavoxate hydrochloride in human urine
    Alaa El-Gindy
    Pharmaceutical Analytical Chemistry Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Suez Canal University, Ismailia 41522, Egypt
    J Pharm Biomed Anal 44:274-8. 2007
    ..The proposed method was utilized to the determination of dissolution rate for tablets containing flavoxate hydrochloride. The urinary excretion pattern has been calculated using the proposed method...
  77. ncbi Biosorption of Cu2+ from aqueous solutions by pretreated Cladosporium sp
    Dong Xinjiao
    School of Life and Environmental Science, Wenzhou University, Wenzhou 325 003, China
    J Environ Biol 27:639-43. 2006
    ..1M of Ca2+, Mg2+ ions before further adsorption tests. The pretreated fungi biomass could be used for three cycles: biosorption, elution of biosorbed ion, regeneration of biomass...
  78. ncbi The consequences of delayed intervention when treating chemical eye burns
    Safwan Rihawi
    Augenklinik Universitätsklinikum, Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 245:1507-13. 2007
    ..Immediate rescue intervention for chemical and thermal eye burns can save the victim's sight. We studied the anterior chamber pH changes immediately after ex vivo eye burn to investigate the effects of immediate and delayed intervention...
  79. ncbi The study of the influence of surfactant charge on alkaline hydrolysis reactions of acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) and triflusal (TFL) using spectrophotometric methods
    Mónica Ferrit
    Departmant of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Campus Cartuja S N, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Eur J Pharm Sci 31:211-20. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the association constants for both drugs could be determined together with micellar rate constants in heterogeneous media...
  80. ncbi Removal of copper ions by the filamentous fungus, Rhizopus oryzae from aqueous solution
    Kuber C Bhainsa
    Nuclear Agriculture and Biotechnology Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Trombay, Mumbai 400 085, India
    Bioresour Technol 99:3829-35. 2008
    ..Copper uptake decreased with an increasing dose of biosorbent, although enhancement in the total metal ion removal was observed at higher dose...
  81. ncbi Studies on the sorption and desorption characteristics of Zn(II) on the surface soils of nuclear power plant sites in India using a radiotracer technique
    Sudhir Dahiya
    Environmental Studies Section, Health Physics Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Mumbai 400085, India
    Chemosphere 60:1253-61. 2005
    ..The amount desorbed by strong base (NaOH) and demineralised water was almost negligible from soils of all the sites, whereas the desorption by strong acid (HNO3) was 75-96% of the adsorbed zinc...
  82. ncbi Sonochemical treatment of fly ash for dye removal from wastewater
    Shaobin Wang
    Department of Chemical Engineering, Curtin University of Technology, G P O Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    J Hazard Mater 126:91-5. 2005
    ..The adsorption isotherms can be fitted by Langmuir and Freudlich models, while the two-site Langmuir heterogeneous model will present the best result...
  83. ncbi Time-resolved in situ XAS study of the preparation of supported gold clusters
    Eveline Bus
    Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zurich, 8093, Zurich, Switzerland
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 9:3312-20. 2007
    ....
  84. ncbi L-arginine potentiates negative inotropic and metabolic effects to myocardium partly through the amiloride sensitive mechanism
    Koh Takeuchi
    Department of Cardiac Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston and Harvard Medical School, MA 02115, USA
    Jpn J Physiol 52:207-15. 2002
    ..production...
  85. ncbi Effect of overexpression of PPARgamma on the healing process of corneal alkali burn in mice
    Shizuya Saika
    Dept of Ophthalmology, Wakayama Medical University, 811 1 Kimiidera, Wakayama, 641 0012, Japan
    Am J Physiol Cell Physiol 293:C75-86. 2007
    ..Together, these data suggest that overexpression of PPARgamma may represent an effective new strategy for treatment of ocular surface burns...
  86. ncbi Structure of cellulose-soda solutions at low temperatures
    C Roy
    Ecole des Mines de Paris, , UMR CNRS/Ecole des Mines 7635, BP 207, 06904 Sophia-Antipolis, France
    Biomacromolecules 2:687-93. 2001
    ..The addition of cellulose does not change the amount of the free water. The cellulose chains are located in the hydrate region, one to two hydroxyl groups of the glucopyranose unit being bound to a soda hydrate...
  87. ncbi Kinetics of cellulose regeneration from cellulose--NaOH--water gels and comparison with cellulose--N-methylmorpholine-N-oxide--water solutions
    Roxane Gavillon
    Centre de Mise en Forme des Materiaux, Ecole des Mines de Paris, UMR CNRS 7635, BP 207, 06904 Sophia Antipolis, France
    Biomacromolecules 8:424-32. 2007
    ..The swelling of cellulose in different nonsolvent liquids such as water or different alcohols during regeneration was investigated and interpreted using the Hildebrand parameter...
  88. ncbi [Effect of different cooking treatments of Mucuna beans on its L-Dopa content]
    Carmen Luz García Echeverría
    Centro de Ciencia y Tecnología de Alimentos, Universidad del Valle de Guatemala Guatemala
    Arch Latinoam Nutr 56:175-84. 2006
    ..Cooking alkaline solutions were achieved using sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide, and calcium hydroxide. The acid pH was achieved through the use of HCl...
  89. ncbi In vivo and in vitro inhibitory effect of amniotic extraction on neovascularization
    Aihua Jiang
    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Cornea 25:S36-40. 2006
    ..To prepare amniotic extraction (AE) and to test its antiangiogenic effect in vivo and in vitro...
  90. ncbi Flt-1 intraceptor induces the unfolded protein response, apoptotic factors, and regression of murine injury-induced corneal neovascularization
    Nirbhai Singh
    Department of Ophthalmology, Medical College of Georgia, 1120 15th Street, Atlanta, GA 30912, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 47:4787-93. 2006
    ....
  91. ncbi Plasminogen kringle 5 inhibits alkali-burn-induced corneal neovascularization
    Zhihong Zhang
    Zhongshan Ophthalmic Center, Zhongshan University, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4062-71. 2005
    ..Plasminogen kringle 5 (K5) is a potent angiogenic inhibitor. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the therapeutic effect of K5 on alkali-burn-induced corneal neovascularization (NV) and to investigate its mechanism of action...
  92. ncbi Accelerated wound healing of alkali-burned corneas in MRL mice is associated with a reduced inflammatory signature
    Motonobu Ueno
    Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 46:4097-106. 2005
    ..The present study was conducted to investigate healing of alkali-burned corneas in MRL/MpJ (MRL) mice...
  93. pmc Chemical resistance of the gram-negative bacteria to different sanitizers in a water purification system
    Priscila G Mazzola
    Department of Biochemical and Pharmaceutical Technology, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Sao Paulo, Avda, Professor Lineu Prestes, 580, Bloco 16, 05508 900, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    BMC Infect Dis 6:131. 2006
    ....
  94. ncbi Acaricidal, pediculocidal and larvicidal activity of synthesized ZnO nanoparticles using wet chemical route against blood feeding parasites
    Arivarasan Vishnu Kirthi
    Unit of Nanotechnology and Bioactive Natural Products, Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, C Abdul Hakeem College, Melvisharam 632 509, Vellore District, Tamil Nadu, India
    Parasitol Res 109:461-72. 2011
    ..of synthesized zinc oxide nanoparticles (ZnO NPs) prepared by wet chemical method using zinc nitrate and sodium hydroxide as precursors and soluble starch as stabilizing agent against the larvae of cattle tick Rhipicephalus (..
  95. pmc Effect of eye pigmentation on transscleral drug delivery
    Narayan P S Cheruvu
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 49:333-41. 2008
    ..To determine the influence of eye pigmentation on transscleral retinal delivery of celecoxib...
  96. ncbi In vivo evaluation of albendazole microspheres for the treatment of Toxocara canis larva migrans
    María G Barrera
    Departamento Farmacia, Universidad Nacional de Rosario, Rosario, Argentina
    Eur J Pharm Biopharm 75:451-4. 2010
    ..were prepared by ionotropic gelation with sodium lauryl sulphate or by a liquid-liquid phase separation with sodium hydroxide. Mice were infected with T. canis and then treated with both albendazole-chitosan microparticles...
  97. ncbi Pathology of ocular irritation with acetone, cyclohexanol, parafluoroaniline, and formaldehyde in the rabbit low-volume eye test
    J K Maurer
    The Procter and Gamble Co, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Toxicol Pathol 29:187-99. 2001
    The ocular irritation responses to 11 different surfactants and two concentrations of acetic acid and sodium hydroxide have been shown to depend on the extent of initial injury, despite marked differences in the processes leading to ..
  98. ncbi Epidemiology of 377 patients with chemical burns in Guangdong province
    Youfu Xie
    Department of Burns, The Red Cross Hospital, 396 Tongfu Zhong Road, Jinan University, Guangzhou 510220, China
    Burns 30:569-72. 2004
    ..Strong acids (60.8%), mainly sulfuric acid, nitric acid, hydrofluoric acid, alkali (33.9%), mainly lime and sodium hydroxide were common causative agents...
  99. ncbi Behaviour and dynamics of di-ammonium phosphate in bauxite processing residue sand in Western Australia--II. Phosphorus fractions and availability
    C R Chen
    Environmental Futures Centre and Griffith School of Environment, Griffith University, Nathan, QLD, 4111, Australia
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 17:1110-8. 2010
    The production of alumina involves its extraction from bauxite ore using sodium hydroxide under high temperature and pressure...
  100. ncbi Preliminary investigation of the simultaneous detection of sugars, ascorbic acid, citric acid, and sodium benzoate in non-alcoholic beverages by matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry
    Folahan O Ayorinde
    Department of Chemistry, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
    Rapid Commun Mass Spectrom 17:1735-42. 2003
    ..K](+), was detected at m/z 381. Using sodium hydroxide as dopant, the fructose and sucrose ions were detected at m/z 203 and 365, respectively...
  101. ncbi Measurement of 25-OH-vitamin D in human serum using liquid chromatography tandem-mass spectrometry with comparison to radioimmunoassay and automated immunoassay
    Johannes M W Van Den Ouweland
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 878:1163-8. 2010
    ..or patient sera and 25-OH vitamin D metabolites were released from vitamin D binding protein by adding sodium hydroxide prior to protein precipitation by acetonitrile/methanol (9:1, v/v)...

Research Grants15

  1. Enabling Metabolic Imaging Using Hyperpolarized 13C Magnetic Resonance
    NEAL KALECHOFSKY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..our proprietary technique, extracted from the cryostat, transported to a nearby hospital, reacted with a sodium hydroxide base solution to form HP sodium acetate solution and then used to carry out a variety of hyperpolarized ..
  2. ROLE OF TGFBETA IN CORNEAL STROMAL WOUND HEALING
    James V Jester; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  3. STUDIES IN ALKALOID TOTAL SYNTHESIS
    STEVEN WEINREB; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In all of these projects a strong emphasis has been placed on developing new, practical methods of organic synthesis. ..
  4. KERATOCYTE CRYSTALLIN PROTEINS AND CORNEAL TRANSPARENCY
    JAMES JESTER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  5. Helical Rosette Nanotubes for Treating Osteoporotic Bone
    Thomas Webster; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Chemical Studies on Anticancer Natural Products
    STEVEN WEINREB; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A total synthesis of the unusual cyclopropane-containing alkaloid lundurine A is in progress and will be completed, as will a new stereoselective total synthesis of the immunosuppressant agent FR901483. ..
  7. Elevated potassium ion in lacrimal fluid and the health of the ocular surface
    John Ubels; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If the high potassium in tears is important for the health of the ocular surface, this information will be useful in the development of improved treatments for dry eye disease. ..
  8. Designing HTA therapy for drug resistant malaria
    Christian Wolf; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Our long term goal is the identification of novel, inexpensive, efficacious therapy for treating drug resistant malaria. ..
  9. PROTEIN-MINERAL INTERACTIONS AND CALCIUM OXALATE STONES
    ROSEMARY RYALL; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  10. Development of Sensory/Pain-Selective Local Anesthetics
    Peter Gerner; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Thymosin beta 4 and Corneal Wound Healing
    Gabriel Sosne; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Thymosin beta 4 and Autoimmune Ocular Surface Disease
    Gabriel Sosne; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. INFLAMMATION AND INHIBITORS IN THE ALKALI-INJURED EYE
    Roswell Pfister; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..There is considerable expectation that this basic pathophysiologic approach will lead to the use of novel treatments, which are based on the molecular pathology found in the alkali-injured eye. ..
  14. Analysis of Lacrimal Gland by Laser Microdissection
    John Ubels; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. THE ROLE OF RETINOIDS IN LACRIMAL GLAND FUNCTION
    John Ubels; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..