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Summary: Stainless steel. A steel containing Ni, Cr, or both. It does not tarnish on exposure and is used in corrosive environments. (Grant & Hack's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Publications359 found, 100 shown here
- Evaluation of friction of conventional and metal-insert ceramic brackets in various bracket-archwire combinationsVittorio Cacciafesta
Department of Orthodontics, University of Pavia, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:403-9. 2003..conventional ceramic brackets (Transcend Series 6000, 3M Unitek, Monrovia, Calif), ceramic brackets with stainless steel slot (Clarity, 3M Unitek), conventional stainless steel brackets (Victory Series, 3M Unitek), and 3 different ..
- Survival of foodborne pathogens on stainless steel surfaces and cross-contamination to foodsH D Kusumaningrum
Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Department of Agrotechnology and Food Sciences, Wageningen University, PO Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
Int J Food Microbiol 85:227-36. 2003..In this study the survival of Salmonella enteritidis, Staphylococcus aureus and Campylobacter jejuni on stainless steel surfaces at different initial levels was determined at room temperature...
- Forces released during sliding mechanics with passive self-ligating brackets or nonconventional elastomeric ligaturesLorenzo Franchi
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:87-90. 2008The aim of this study was to evaluate the frictional forces generated by 4 types of passive stainless steel self-ligating brackets (SLBs) and by nonconventional elastomeric ligatures (NCEL) and conventional elastomeric ligatures (CEL) ..
- Biofilm formation by Escherichia coli O157:H7 on stainless steel: effect of exopolysaccharide and Curli production on its resistance to chlorineJee Hoon Ryu
Center for Food Safety and Department of Food Science and Technology, University of Georgia, 1109 Experiment St, Griffin, GA 30223 1797, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 71:247-54. 2005..Significantly lower numbers of strain 43895-EPS, compared to those of strain ATCC 43895-, attached to stainless steel coupons, but the growth rate of strain 43895-EPS on coupons was not significantly different from that of ..
- Resistance to sliding with 3 types of elastomeric modulesHelen Sylvia Griffiths
Bristol Dental Hospital and School, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol BS1 2LY, UK
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 127:670-5; quiz 754. 2005..The purposes of this study were to determine whether Super Slick modules show lower friction than round and rectangular modules and to put the frictional forces into perspective with a self-ligating bracket...
- Transfer of microorganisms, including Listeria monocytogenes, from various materials to beefGraziella Midelet
Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, Laboratoire d Etudes et de Recherches pour l Alimentation Collective, Maisons Alfort, France
Appl Environ Microbiol 68:4015-24. 2002..We made repeated contacts between pieces of meat and various surfaces (stainless steel and conveyor belt materials [polyvinyl chloride and polyurethane]), which were conditioned with meat exudate ..
- Effect of short-term stainless steel welding fume inhalation exposure on lung inflammation, injury, and defense responses in ratsJames M Antonini
Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1095 Willowdale Road, Mailstop 2015, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 223:234-45. 2007..The objective was to assess the early effects of stainless steel (SS) welding fume inhalation on lung injury, inflammation, and defense responses...
- Inhalation exposure of gas-metal arc stainless steel welding fume increased atherosclerotic lesions in apolipoprotein E knockout miceAaron Erdely
Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505 2888, United States
Toxicol Lett 204:12-6. 2011..In this study we analyzed systemic inflammation and atherosclerotic lesions following gas metal arc-stainless steel (GMA-SS) welding fume exposure...
- Persistence of deposited metals in the lungs after stainless steel and mild steel welding fume inhalation in ratsJames M Antonini
Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
Arch Toxicol 85:487-98. 2011..Following was the chemical composition of the fumes-stainless steel: 57% Fe, 20% Cr, 14% Mn, and 9% Ni; mild steel: 83% Fe and 15% Mn...
- In vitro study of frictional forces during sliding mechanics of "reduced-friction" bracketsMeir Redlich
Department of Orthodontics, Hebrew University Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:69-73. 2003..Group F (Omni Arch, GAC International, Bohemia, NY) served as a control group. Each group contained 75 stainless steel brackets with.022 x.028-in slots. Three stainless steel wires were tested:.018,.018 x.025, and.019 x.025 in...
- Static frictional force and surface roughness of various bracket and wire combinationsUmal H Doshi
Department of Orthodontics, Government Dental College and Hospital, Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 139:74-9. 2011..frictional resistance between 3 modern orthodontic brackets-ceramic with gold-palladium slot, ceramic, and stainless steel-and 4 archwires (0.019 × 0...
- Selective adhesion and growth of vascular endothelial cells on bioactive peptide nanofiber functionalized stainless steel surfaceHakan Ceylan
UNAM Institute of Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Biomaterials 32:8797-805. 2011..nanofibers that mimic the native endothelium extracellular matrix and that are securely immobilized on stainless steel surface through mussel-inspired adhesion mechanism...
- Inactivation of murine norovirus by chemical biocides on stainless steelThomas Magulski
Mikrolab GmbH, Norderoog 2, D 28259 Bremen, Germany
BMC Infect Dis 9:107. 2009..Murine norovirus (MNV) as a surrogate for human NoV was used to study the efficacy of active ingredients of chemical disinfectants for virus inactivation on inanimate surfaces...
- The antimicrobial and osteoinductive properties of silver nanoparticle/poly (DL-lactic-co-glycolic acid)-coated stainless steelYi Liu
Shandong Provincial Laboratory of Oral Biomedicine, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Shandong University, Jinan, Shandong 250012, PR China
Biomaterials 33:8745-56. 2012..In this study, we evaluated silver nanoparticle/poly(DL-lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA)-coated stainless steel alloy(SNPSA) as a potential antimicrobial implant material...
- Evaluation of frictional forces during dental alignment: an experimental model with 3 nonleveled bracketsGiovanni Matarese
Department of Orthodontics, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:708-15. 2008....
- Effect of archwire size and material on the resistance to sliding of self-ligating brackets with second-order angulation in the dry stateGlenys A Thorstenson
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:295-305. 2002..austenitic nickel-titanium, 19 x 25-mil rectangular martensitic nickel-titanium, and 19 x 25-mil rectangular stainless steel. The resistance to sliding (RS) of each archwire-bracket couple was measured at second-order angles between -..
- Quantitative evaluation of susceptibility and shielding effects of nitinol, platinum, cobalt-alloy, and stainless steel stentsYi Wang
Department of Radiology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
Magn Reson Med 49:972-6. 2003..for nonstainless-steel (nitinol, platinum, and cobalt-alloy) stents and totally destructive (100%) for the stainless steel stent...
- Evaluation of friction of stainless steel and esthetic self-ligating brackets in various bracket-archwire combinationsVittorio Cacciafesta
Department of Orthodontics, University of Pavia, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 124:395-402. 2003This study measured and compared the level of frictional resistance generated between stainless steel self-ligating brackets (Damon SL II, SDS Ormco, Glendora, Calif), polycarbonate self-ligating brackets (Oyster, Gestenco International, ..
- Bioaccessibility studies of ferro-chromium alloy particles for a simulated inhalation scenario: a comparative study with the pure metals and stainless steelKlara Midander
Division of Surface and Corrosion Science, School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Drottning Kristinas vag 51, SE 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Integr Environ Assess Manag 6:441-55. 2010..bioaccessibility data for particles of ferro-chromium alloys compared with particles of the pure metals and stainless steel exposed at in vitro conditions in synthetic biological media of relevance for particle inhalation and ..
- Evaluation of quantitative recovery methods for Listeria monocytogenes applied to stainless steelDavid Kang
Virginia Tech, Department of Food Science and Technology 0418, Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
J AOAC Int 90:810-6. 2007The ability of Listeria monocytogenes to attach to various food contact surfaces, such as stainless steel, polypropylene, and rubber compounds, is well documented...
- Disinfectant test against monoculture and mixed-culture biofilms composed of technological, spoilage and pathogenic bacteria: bactericidal effect of essential oil and hydrosol of Satureja thymbra and comparison with standard acid-base sanitizersN G Chorianopoulos
Department of Food Science and Technology, Laboratory of Microbiology and Biotechnology of Foods, Agricultural University of Athens, Athens, Greece
J Appl Microbiol 104:1586-96. 2008....
- Particles, sweat, and tears: a comparative study on bioaccessibility of ferrochromium alloy and stainless steel particles, the pure metals and their metal oxides, in simulated skin and eye contactYolanda Hedberg
Division of Surface and Corrosion Science, School of Chemical Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Drottning Kristinas vag 51, SE 100 44 Stockholm, Sweden
Integr Environ Assess Manag 6:456-68. 2010..quantities and placed on the global market for use as master alloys (secondary raw materials), primarily for stainless steel production...
- An in vitro investigation of the influence of self-ligating brackets, low friction ligatures, and archwire on frictional resistanceSimona Tecco
Department of Oral Science, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Pescara, Italy
Eur J Orthod 29:390-7. 2007..apparatus that included 10 aligned brackets, evaluated the frictional resistance generated by conventional stainless steel (SS) brackets (Victory Series), self-ligating Damon SL II brackets, Time Plus brackets, and low-friction ..
- Measurement of friction forces between stainless steel wires and "reduced-friction" self-ligating bracketsNatalie Reznikov
Department of Orthodontics, Hadassah Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 138:330-8. 2010In this study, we assessed the friction forces between various self-ligating brackets and stainless steel orthodontic wires, subjected to different shear and bending forces in the buccolingual plane.
- Characterization and cytotoxicity of ions released from stainless steel and nickel-titanium orthodontic alloysTheodore Eliades
Biomaterials Laboratory, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Greece
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:24-9. 2004..Two full sets of stainless steel brackets of 20 brackets each (weight 2.1 g) and 2 groups of 0.018 x 0...
- Desiccation of adhering and biofilm Listeria monocytogenes on stainless steel: Survival and transfer to salmon productsLisbeth Truelstrup Hansen
Food Science Program, Department of Process Engineering and Applied Science, Dalhousie University, 1360 Barrington Street, Halifax, NS B3J2X4, Canada
Int J Food Microbiol 146:88-93. 2011..monocytogenes N53-1 cells on stainless steel coupons and to assess subsequent transfer to salmon products...
- Friction between different wire bracket combinations in artificial saliva--an in vitro evaluationTatiana Kelly da Silva Fidalgo
Dental School, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
J Appl Oral Sci 19:57-62. 2011..The objective this work was to assess the friction coefficient between brackets and wires of different materials under conditions simulating the oral environment...
- Debris, roughness and friction of stainless steel archwires following clinical useIsabella Silva Vieira Marques
Department of Orthodontics, Brazil Federal University, Pará State, Belem, Brazil
Angle Orthod 80:521-7. 2010To investigate the degree of debris, roughness, and friction of stainless steel orthodontic archwires before and after clinical use.
- Short-term inhalation of stainless steel welding fume causes sustained lung toxicity but no tumorigenesis in lung tumor susceptible A/J micePatti C Zeidler-Erdely
Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Health Effects Laboratory Division, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
Inhal Toxicol 23:112-20. 2011..Our objective was to expose, by inhalation, lung tumor susceptible (A/J) and resistant C57BL/6J (B6) mice to stainless steel (SS) welding fume containing carcinogenic metals and characterize the lung-inflammatory and tumorigenic ..
- The effect of ligation method on friction in sliding mechanicsMax Hain
Orthodontic Unit, School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:416-22. 2003..Slick modules were compared with regular nonslick modules, stainless steel ligatures, and the SPEED self-ligating bracket system (Strite Industries, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada)...
- A comparative study of biofilm formation by Shiga toxigenic Escherichia coli using epifluorescence microscopy on stainless steel and a microtitre plate methodLucia Rivas
Food Science Australia, Brisbane, QLD 4173, Australia
J Microbiol Methods 69:44-51. 2007..non-STEC strains were selected to compare two biofilm quantification methods; epifluorescence microscopy on stainless steel (SS) and a microtitre plate assay...
- Complexation- and ligand-induced metal release from 316L particles: importance of particle size and crystallographic structureYolanda Hedberg
Division of Surface and Corrosion Science, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Drottning Kristinas vag 51, Stockholm, Sweden
Biometals 24:1099-114. 2011Iron, chromium, nickel, and manganese released from gas-atomized AISI 316L stainless steel powders (sized <45 and <4 μm) were investigated in artificial lysosomal fluid (ALF, pH 4...
- Assessment of bisphenol A released from reusable plastic, aluminium and stainless steel water bottlesJames E Cooper
Department of Pharmacology and Cell Biophysics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0575, USA
Chemosphere 85:943-7. 2011..BPA contamination was observed in water stored in bottles made from Tritan™ copolyester plastic, uncoated stainless steel, or aluminium lined with EcoCare™...
- Local bisphosphonate release versus hydroxyapatite coating for stainless steel screw fixation in rat tibiaeF Agholme
Orthopedics, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:743-52. 2012..001) and controls (P < 0.001). The results suggest that bisphosphonates improve fixation by increasing the amount of surrounding bone, whereas HA mainly improves bone to implant attachment...
- Friction of conventional and self-ligating brackets using a 10 bracket modelSimona Tecco
Department of Oral Sciences, University G D Annunzio, Chieti Pescara, Chieti, Italy
Angle Orthod 75:1041-5. 2005..apparatus that included 10 aligned brackets to compare the frictional resistance generated by conventional stainless steel brackets, self-ligating Damon SL II brackets and Time Plus brackets coupled with stainless steel, nickel-..
- Comparison of canal transportation and centering ability of twisted files, Pathfile-ProTaper system, and stainless steel hand K-files by using computed tomographyRichard Gergi
Department of Endodontics, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon
J Endod 36:904-7. 2010The purpose of this study was to compare canal transportation and centering ability of 2 rotary nickel-titanium (NiTi) systems (Twisted Files [TF] and Pathfile-ProTaper [PP]) with conventional stainless steel K-files.
- A comparison of torque expression between stainless steel, titanium molybdenum alloy, and copper nickel titanium wires in metallic self-ligating bracketsAmy Archambault
Orthodontic Graduate Program, School of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Angle Orthod 80:884-9. 2010..Many factors affect torque expression, including the wire material characteristics. This investigation aims to provide an experimental study into and comparison of the torque expression between wire types...
- Shear bond strength of self-ligating bracketsMaria Francesca Sfondrini
Department of Orthodontics, University of Pavia, Italy
Eur J Orthod 33:71-4. 2011..Conventional stainless steel brackets (group 1, Step; Leone) and three different passive and interactive self-ligating brackets (group 2, ..
- Competition of Listeria monocytogenes serotype 1/2a and 4b strains in mixed-culture biofilmsYouwen Pan
USDA ARS, Department of Food, Bioprocessing, and Nutrition Sciences, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7624, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5846-52. 2009..Selective enumeration of strains of a certain serotype in mixed-culture biofilms on stainless steel coupons was accomplished by using serotype-specific quantitative PCR and propidium monoazide treatment to ..
- Electric block current induced detachment from surgical stainless steel and decreased viability of Staphylococcus epidermidisA J van der Borden
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Groningen and University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
Biomaterials 26:6731-5. 2005..that continuous currents of only 25-125 microA stimulated staphylococcal strains to detach from surgical stainless steel. However, DC currents produce more power that has to be dissipated by the skin as compared to alternating ..
- Titanium-alloy enhances bone-pedicle screw fixation: mechanical and histomorphometrical results of titanium-alloy versus stainless steelF B Christensen
Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University Hospital of Aarhus, Denmark
Eur Spine J 9:97-103. 2000..The majority of these systems are made of stainless steel (Ss), but titanium-alloy (Ti-alloy) devices have recently been available on the market...
- In vitro evaluation of the frictional forces between brackets and archwire with three passive self-ligating bracketsGiancarlo Cordasco
Department of Orthodontics, University of Messina, Italy
Eur J Orthod 31:643-6. 2009..The brackets were individually bonded to a brass mount using a preformed 0.021 x 0.025 inch stainless steel wire jig in order to exclude adverse tipping or torsion...
- Lung tumor production and tissue metal distribution after exposure to manual metal ARC-stainless steel welding fume in A/J and C57BL/6J micePatti C Zeidler-Erdely
Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Health Effects Laboratory Division, 1095 Willowdale Road M S L2015, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
J Toxicol Environ Health A 74:728-36. 2011b>Stainless steel welding produces fumes that contain carcinogenic metals. Therefore, welders may be at risk for the development of lung cancer, but animal data are inadequate in this regard...
- CT evaluation of apical canal transportation associated with stainless steel hand files, oscillatory technique and pro taper rotary systemMateus Silveira Martins Hartmann
Department of Endodontics, Uningá Dental School, Passo Fundo, RS, Brazil
Braz Dent J 22:288-93. 2011..05). In conclusion, all techniques produced canal transportation, and the oscillatory technique produced the greatest removal of root dentin toward the innerside of the root curvature...
- Examination of in vivo influences on bioluminescent microbial assessment of corrosion product toxicityM G Shettlemore
Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Bioenvironmental Research, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
Biomaterials 22:2215-28. 2001..from both free corrosion of ASTM F75 Co-Cr-Mo and galvanostatic polarization of Co-Cr-Mo and F138 316L stainless steel was determined using differential pulse polarography and inductively coupled plasma atomic emission ..
- Comparison of hand stainless steel and nickel titanium rotary instrumentation: a clinical studyEdgar Schafer
Poliklinik für Zahnerhaltung, University School of Dentistry, Waldeyerstrasse 30, D 48149 Munster, Germany
J Endod 30:432-5. 2004..Master apical file sizes were significantly greater for FlexMaster than for hand instruments (p < 0.01). This clinical study indicates that FlexMaster instruments prepared curved canals rapidly and with only minimal straightening...
- Coating a stainless steel plate with silver nanoparticles by the sonochemical methodMaria Soloviev
Department of Chemistry and Kanbar Laboratory for Nanomaterials at Bar Ilan University, Center for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
Ultrason Sonochem 18:356-62. 2011..is used for the deposition of silver nanoparticles with an average size of 40 nm on the surface of a stainless steel plate...
- Susceptibility to localized corrosion of stainless steel and NiTi endodontic instruments in irrigating solutionsM Darabara
School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Int Endod J 37:705-10. 2004To evaluate the pitting and crevice corrosion characteristics of stainless steel (SS) and NiTi endodontic files in R-EDTA and NaOCl irrigating solutions.
- In-vitro evaluation of the material characteristics of stainless steel and beta-titanium orthodontic wiresAstrid Verstrynge
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Medicine, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 130:460-70. 2006..The aim of this study was to investigate the material characteristics of contemporary stainless steel (SS) and beta-titanium (beta-Ti) wires, also known as titanium-molybdenum alloy (TMA), for comparison.
- A retrospective study of endodontic treatment outcome between nickel-titanium rotary and stainless steel hand filing techniquesGary S P Cheung
Area of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
J Endod 35:938-43. 2009..The purpose of this study was to compare the periapical healing of molar root canal treatment using two instrumentation techniques...
- A stainless steel bracket for orthodontic applicationKeun Taek Oh
Research Institute of Dental Biomaterials and Bioengineering, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, 134 Shinchon dong, Seodaemun gu, Seoul, Korea
Eur J Orthod 27:237-44. 2005..Most metallic brackets used in orthodontic therapy are made from stainless steel (SS) with the appropriate physical properties and good corrosion resistance, and are available as types 304, ..
- A comparison of stainless steel and nickel-titanium H-type instruments of identical design: torsional and bending testsR B Kazemi
Department of Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, USA
Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 90:500-6. 2000..The purpose of this study was to perform mechanical tests on stainless steel and nickel-titanium instruments of identical design.
- Metal allergic reaction in chronic refractory in-stent restenosisTaro Saito
Department of Cardiology, Fukuoka Wajiro Hospital, Higashi ku, Fukuoka City, Japan
Cardiovasc Revasc Med 10:17-22. 2009..This study examined the relationship between chronic refractory (CR) in-stent restenosis (ISR) and metal allergic reaction...
- Gutta-percha retreatment: effectiveness of nickel-titanium rotary instruments versus stainless steel hand filesKefah M Barrieshi-Nusair
Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
J Endod 28:454-6. 2002..compared the cleanliness of the root canal walls after retreatment using nickel titanium (NiTi) rotary and stainless steel (SS) files. Also compared were time of retreatment and canal deviation...
- Shear-flow induced detachment of Saccharomyces cerevisiae from stainless steel: influence of yeast and solid surface propertiesGaëlle Guillemot
Laboratoire de Biotechnologie Bioprocédés UMR CNRS 5504 UMR INRA 792, INSA, 135 Avenue de Rangueil, 31 077 Toulouse Cedex 4, France
Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 49:126-35. 2006..study focused on the shear-induced detachment of Saccharomyces cerevisiae in adhesive contact with a 316L stainless steel surface using a shear stress flow chamber, with a view to determining the respective influence of the yeast ..
- Stainless steel screws coated with bisphosphonates gave stronger fixation and more surrounding bone. Histomorphometry in ratsK Wermelin
Section for Orthopaedics, Inst of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 85 Linkoping, Sweden
Bone 42:365-71. 2008Coating of stainless steel screws with bisphosphonate in a fibrinogen matrix leads to an enhancement of the pullout strength 2 weeks after insertion in rat tibiae. This effect then increases over time until at least 8 weeks...
- Electrochemical study of Type 304 and 316L stainless steels in simulated body fluids and cell culturesYee Chin Tang
Division of Materials and Manufacturing Science, Graduate School of Engineering, 2 1 Yamada oka, Suita, Osaka University, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
Acta Biomater 2:709-15. 2006..On the other hand, both Type 304 and 316L stainless steels became more susceptible to pitting corrosion when they were covered with cells...
- Stainless steel bands in endodontics: effects on cuspal flexure and fracture resistanceE S Pane
School of Dental Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Int Endod J 35:467-71. 2002This study investigated the effect of stainless steel bands on cuspal flexure and fracture resistance of extracted maxillary premolars.
- Nickel release from new conventional stainless steel, recycled, and nickel-free orthodontic brackets: An in vitro studyMaria Francesca Sfondrini
Department of Orthodontics, University of Pavia, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 137:809-15. 2010The aim of this study was to compare the nickel released from 3 kinds of orthodontic brackets: new conventional stainless steel, recycled stainless steel, and nickel-free brackets.
- Microbiologically influenced corrosion of 304 stainless steel by aerobic Pseudomonas NCIMB 2021 bacteria: AFM and XPS studyS J Yuan
Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore, 4 Engineering Drive 4, Singapore 117576, Singapore
Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 59:87-99. 2007Microbiologically influenced corrosion (MIC) of stainless steel 304 by a marine aerobic Pseudomonas bacterium in a seawater-based medium was investigated by atomic force microscopy (AFM) and X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS)...
- Biomechanical comparison of syndesmosis fixation with 3.5- and 4.5-millimeter stainless steel screwsM C Thompson
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha 68198 1080, USA
Foot Ankle Int 21:736-41. 2000..The present study was designed to biomechanically compare syndesmosis fixation with 3.5-mm and 4.5-mm stainless steel screws...
- A new austenitic stainless steel with negligible nickel content: an in vitro and in vivo comparative investigationM Fini
Experimental Surgery Department, Research Institute Codivilla Putti, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, Bologna 40136, Italy
Biomaterials 24:4929-39. 2003..55, ns). The current findings demonstrate P558 biocompatibility both in vitro and in vivo, and osteointegration processes are shown to be significantly improved by P558 as compared to the other materials tested...
- Promising in vitro performances of a new nickel-free stainless steelLucio Montanaro
Research Unit on Implant Infections, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
J Mater Sci Mater Med 17:267-75. 2006b>Stainless steel is a metallic alloy largely employed in orthopaedics. However, the presence in its composition of a high quantity of nickel, an agent known to trigger toxic and allergic responses, is cause for concern...
- Effect of stainless steel manual metal arc welding fume on free radical production, DNA damage, and apoptosis inductionJames M Antonini
Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505, USA
Mol Cell Biochem 279:17-23. 2005..Welding processes that use stainless steel (SS) materials can produce fumes that may contain metals (e.g., Cr, Ni) known to be carcinogenic to humans...
- Frictional evaluations of dental typodont models using four self-ligating designs and a conventional designSandra P Henao
Graduate Student, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Angle Orthod 75:75-85. 2005..The best AW-bracket system can be selected, when taking into account the stiffness (elastic modulus and size of the AW) along with the amount of malocclusion present, once the treatment plan is determined...
- Ex vivo study on root canal instrumentation of two rotary nickel-titanium systems in comparison to stainless steel hand instrumentsJ Vaudt
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University School of Dental Medicine, CharitéCentrum 3, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Int Endod J 42:22-33. 2009To investigate instrumentation time, working safety and the shaping ability of two rotary nickel-titanium (NiTi) systems (Alpha System and ProTaper Universal) in comparison to stainless steel hand instruments.
- Role of absolute humidity in the inactivation of influenza viruses on stainless steel surfaces at elevated temperaturesJames McDevitt
Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Environmental Health Science, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3943-7. 2010..Aqueous suspensions of influenza A virus were deposited onto stainless steel coupons, allowed to dry under ambient conditions, and exposed to temperatures of 55 degrees C, 60 degrees C, ..
- Inactivation of influenza A virus on copper versus stainless steel surfacesJ O Noyce
Environmental Healthcare Unit, University of Southampton, Biomedical Sciences Building, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, UK
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:2748-50. 2007Influenza A virus particles (2 x 10(6)) were inoculated onto copper or stainless steel and incubated at 22 degrees C at 50 to 60% relative humidity...
- Efficiency of rotary nickel-titanium K3 instruments compared with stainless steel hand K-Flexofile. Part 2. Cleaning effectiveness and shaping ability in severely curved root canals of extracted teethE Schafer
Department of Operative Dentistry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
Int Endod J 36:208-17. 2003To determine the cleaning effectiveness and the shaping ability of K3 nickel-titanium rotary instruments and stainless steel hand K-Flexofiles during the preparation of curved root canals in extracted human teeth.
- Aggregation of a monoclonal antibody induced by adsorption to stainless steelJared S Bee
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Colorado, Room ECCH 111, Campus Box 0424, 1111 Engineers Dr, Boulder, Colorado 80309 0424, USA
Biotechnol Bioeng 105:121-9. 2010b>Stainless steel is a ubiquitous surface in therapeutic protein production equipment and is also present as the needle in pre-filled syringe biopharmaceutical products...
- Forces produced by different nonconventional bracket or ligature systems during alignment of apically displaced teethTiziano Baccetti
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 79:533-9. 2009To analyze the forces released by four types of passive stainless steel self-ligating brackets (SLBs), and by two nonconventional elastomeric ligature-bracket systems when compared with conventional elastomeric ligatures on conventional ..
- Evaluation of methods of archwire ligation on frictional resistanceBalvinder Khambay
Unit of Orthodontics, Glasgow Dental School, UK
Eur J Orthod 26:327-32. 2004The aim of the study was to investigate the effect of elastomeric type and stainless steel (SS) ligation on frictional resistance using a validated method...
- In vitro evaluation of frictional forces between archwires and ceramic bracketsClarice Nishio
Department of Orthodontics, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Niteroi, RJ, Brazil
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 125:56-64. 2004..of the frictional forces generated by ceramic brackets, ceramic brackets with metal reinforced slot, and stainless steel brackets in combination with stainless steel, nickel-titanium, and beta-titanium orthodontic archwires were ..
- Self-ligation esthetic brackets with low frictional resistanceJohn C Voudouris
Department of Orthodontics, New York University, College of Dentistry, New York, NY, USA
Angle Orthod 80:188-94. 2010..To test the frictional resistance forces (FRS) generated between several archwires and (1) interactive self-ligating (ISL) brackets and (2) conventionally ligated (CL) brackets...
- In vitro frictional forces generated by three different ligation methodsPaola Gandini
Department of Orthodontics, the University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Angle Orthod 78:917-21. 2008..To test the hypothesis that there is no difference between the frictional forces produced by a passive self-ligating bracket (SLB) in vitro and a conventional bracket (CB) used with two types of elastomeric ligatures...
- The survival of Escherichia coli O157 on a range of metal surfacesS A Wilks
Environmental Healthcare Unit, School of Biological Sciences, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, SO16 7PX, UK
Int J Food Microbiol 105:445-54. 2005..Results showed E. coli O157 to survive for over 28 days at both refrigeration and room temperatures on stainless steel. Copper, in contrast, has strong antibacterial properties (no bacteria can be recovered after only 90 min ..
- Torque expression of self-ligating bracketsHisham M Badawi
Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 133:721-8. 2008..019 x 0.025-in stainless steel archwires to 2 active self-ligating brackets (In-Ovation, GAC, Bohemia, NY; Speed, Strite Industries, ..
- Photocatalytic activity, antibacterial effect, and photoinduced hydrophilicity of TiO2 films coated on a stainless steel substrateJimmy C Yu
Department of Chemistry, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China
Environ Sci Technol 37:2296-301. 2003Transparent TiO2 films on stainless steel prepared by dip coating in a nonionic microemulsions solution have been shown to have much higher photocatalytic activity than those coatings on glass...
- Effect of self-etching primers on bond strength--are they reliable?Tamer Buyukyilmaz
Department of Orthodontics, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
Angle Orthod 73:64-70. 2003..In the TBP group, the failure sites were similar to those of the AE group but different from those of the CSE group...
- Comparison of metal release from various metallic biomaterials in vitroYoshimitsu Okazaki
Institute of Mechanical Systems Engineering, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Ecology oriented Structural Material Group, 2 1 Namiki 1 chome, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8564, Japan
Biomaterials 26:11-21. 2005To investigate the metal release of each base and alloying elements in vitro, SUS316L stainless steel, Co-Cr-Mo casting alloy, commercially pure Ti grade 2, and Ti-6Al-4V, V-free Ti-6Al-7Nb and Ti-15Zr-4Nb-4Ta alloys were immersed in ..
- Archwire seating forces produced by different ligation methods and their effect on frictional resistanceBalvinder Khambay
Unit of Orthodontics, Glasgow Dental School, 378 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JZ, Scotland, UK
Eur J Orthod 27:302-8. 2005..assess the median archwire seating force, a maxillary premolar bracket (3M Unitek) was welded to a sheet of stainless steel (SS) and glued to a Perspex block. The bracket base was removed and the cut continued into the Perspex below...
- UK National Clinical Guidelines in Paediatric Dentistry: stainless steel preformed crowns for primary molarsS A Kindelan
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Leeds Dental Institute, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Int J Paediatr Dent 18:20-8. 2008..Further details regarding the process of paediatric dentistry guideline production in the UK is described in the Int J Paediatr Dent 1997; 7: 267-268...
- Weak effect of metal type and ica genes on staphylococcal infection of titanium and stainless steel implantsD Hudetz
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Biomedicine, University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Clin Microbiol Infect 14:1135-45. 2008..ica(-)) Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis strains with titanium and both smooth and rough stainless steel surfaces was studied by scanning electron microscopy in vitro and in a mouse tissue cage model during 2 weeks ..
- An in vitro comparison of the frictional forces between archwires and self-ligating brackets of passive and active typesTsui Hsien Huang
School of Dentistry, College of Oral Medicine, Chung Shan Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan
Eur J Orthod 34:625-32. 2012..brackets (four passive type SLB, one active SLB, and one conventional bracket) were investigated using stainless steel, nickel-titanium, and titanium-molybdenum alloy archwires of several sizes...
- Interactions in biofilms between Listeria monocytogenes and resident microorganisms from food industry premisesBrigitte Carpentier
Agence Francaise de Securite Sanitaire des Aliments, Laboratoire d Etudes et de Recherches sur la Qualité des Aliments et sur les Procédés Agro alimentaires, LERQAP, 23 avenue du Gnral De Gaulle, F 94706 Maisons Alfort, France
Int J Food Microbiol 97:111-22. 2004..culture biofilms with Listeria monocytogenes to assess their influence on the settlement of the latter on stainless steel coupons...
- A clinical study evaluating success of 2 commercially available preveneered primary molar stainless steel crownsRona Leith
Department of Public and Child Dental Health, Dublin Dental School and Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Pediatr Dent 33:300-6. 2011..To evaluate the success of posterior NuSmile(®) and Kinder™Krown and to determine the level of parental satisfaction with this treatment option...
- Morphology and physico-chemical properties of Bacillus spores surrounded or not with an exosporium: consequences on their ability to adhere to stainless steelChristine Faille
INRA, UR638, Interfacial Processes and Hygienic Materials, 369 rue Jules Guesde, BP 20039, F 59651 Villeneuve d Ascq Cedex, France
Int J Food Microbiol 143:125-35. 2010..The ability of spores to adhere to stainless steel varied among strains, those belonging to the B. cereus group generally being the most adherent...
- The repair of preveneered posterior stainless steel crownsYucel Yilmaz
Department of Pedodontics, Ataturk University, Faculty of Dentistry, Erzurum, Turkey
Pediatr Dent 30:429-35. 2008..the shear bond strength (SBS) for and to perform dye penetration (microleakage) and scanning electron microscopy (SEM) evaluations of preveneered posterior stainless steel crowns (SSCs) that were repaired using 2 different materials.
- A stainless steel sheath for endoscopic surgery and its application in surgical evacuation of putaminal haemorrhageChun Chung Chen
Department of Neurosurgery, China Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan, ROC
J Clin Neurosci 12:937-40. 2005A stainless steel tube was used as an endoscope sheath in combination with a working channel endoscope to evacuate hypertensive putaminal intracerebral haematoma (ICH)...
- Quantification of fibrinogen adsorption onto 316L stainless steelRobert T T Gettens
Department of Biomedical and Chemical Engineering, Syracuse University, Link Hall 121, Syracuse, New York 13244, USA
J Biomed Mater Res A 81:465-73. 2007Adsorption of the plasma protein fibrinogen (Fb) onto 316L stainless steel (316L SS) was observed and quantified using both in situ and ex situ atomic force microscopy techniques...
- Hexavalent chromium content in stainless steel welding fumes is dependent on the welding process and shield gas typeMichael Keane
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Health Effects Laboratory Division, 1095 Willowdale Rd, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
J Environ Monit 11:418-24. 2009Occupational exposure to welding fumes is a known health hazard. To isolate elements in stainless steel welding fumes with high potential for adverse health outcomes, fumes were generated using a robotic gas metal arc system, using four ..
- Evaluation of stainless steel crowns cemented with glass-ionomer and resin-modified glass-ionomer luting cementsYucel Yilmaz
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Ataturk University, Faculty of Dentistry, Erzurum, Turkey
Am J Dent 19:106-10. 2006To evaluate in vitro and in vivo conditions of stainless steel crowns (SSC) cemented using one luting glass-ionomer cement (Aqua Meron) and one luting resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (Vitremer).
- Comparison of a new multifilament stainless steel suture with frequently used sutures for flexor tendon repairErik McDonald
UCSF SFGH Orthopaedic Trauma Institute, and the Department of Anatomy and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Hand Surg Am 36:1028-34. 2011To investigate the mechanical properties of some common suture materials currently in use and compare them with a new multifilament stainless steel suture.
- Improving the osteointegration and bone-implant interface by incorporation of bioactive particles in sol-gel coatings of stainless steel implantsJosefina Ballarre
INTEMA, Universidad Nacional del Mar del Plata CONICET, Juan B Justo 4302 B7608FDQ, Mar del Plata, Argentina
Acta Biomater 6:1601-9. 2010..sol-gel-made coating as a potential solution to improve the in vivo performance of AISI 316L stainless steel, which is used as permanent bone implant material...
- Respiratory burst response of peritoneal leukocytes adhering to titanium and stainless steelH Nygren
Department of Applied Cell Biology, Institute of Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Goteborg, Sweden
J Biomed Mater Res 57:238-47. 2001Titanium sheets, made hydrophilic by oxidative cleaning or hydrophobic by treatment with butanol, and stainless steel sheets with different patterns of pores (straight phi = 0.8 mm) were implanted into the peritoneal cavity of mice...
- Vacuum-assisted thermal bonding of plastic capillary electrophoresis microchip imprinted with stainless steel templateZhifeng Chen
Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 3 Datun Road, Beijing 100101, China
J Chromatogr A 1038:239-45. 2004..The microchannel structures on PMMA substrates were generated by one-step hot embossing procedure using a stainless steel template...
- Adsorption and protein-induced metal release from chromium metal and stainless steelM Lundin
Surface and Corrosion Science, Department of Chemistry, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
J Colloid Interface Sci 366:155-64. 2012..The effect of protein adsorption on the metal release process from oxidized chromium metal surfaces and stainless steel surfaces was therefore examined by quartz crystal microbalance with energy dissipation monitoring (QCM-D) and ..
- Parental satisfaction with preveneered stainless steel crowns for primary anterior teethCariann Champagne
School of Health and Human Sciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, USA
Pediatr Dent 29:465-9. 2007The purpose of this study was to evaluate parental satisfaction with preveneered stainless steel crowns placed on their child.
- Nickel content of as-received, retrieved, and recycled stainless steel bracketsTheodore Eliades
Biomaterials Science Unit, Dental School, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:217-20. 2002The purpose of this study was to investigate the composition of as-received, retrieved, and recycled stainless steel brackets...
- Forces in the presence of ceramic versus stainless steel brackets with unconventional vs conventional ligaturesTiziano Baccetti
Department of Orthodontics, The University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 78:120-4. 2008To compare the forces resulting from four types of bracket/ligature combinations: ceramic brackets and stainless steel brackets combined with unconventional elastomeric ligatures (UEL) and conventional elastomeric ligatures (CEL) during ..
- In vitro corrosion resistance of Lotus-type porous Ni-free stainless steelsKelly Alvarez
The Institute of Scientific and Industrial Research, Osaka University, Ibaraki, Osaka, 567 0047, Japan
J Mater Sci Mater Med 19:3385-97. 2008..stainless steels was examined in acellular simulated body fluid solutions and compared with type AISI 316L stainless steel. The corrosion resistance was evaluated by electrochemical techniques, the analysis of released metal ions ..
- Anti-Autolysin Passive Immunity for MRSA OsteomyelitisJOHN LINFORTH DAISS; Fiscal Year: 2010..and an effective diagnostic, we have developed a novel murine model of implant- associated OM in which a stainless steel pin is coated with S. aureus and implanted transcortically through the tibial metaphysis...
- Thromboresistant Polymers via Catalytic Generation of NOMark E Meyerhoff; Fiscal Year: 2012..method to immobilize the RSe sites on any biomedical polymer or device surface (including titanium and stainless steel);3) studying the ability of the polymer coatings devised in (1) and (2) for producing NO catalytically when ..
- Individual Predoctoral Dental Scientist FellowshipMELISSA ANNE TALBERT; Fiscal Year: 2011..that TSP1-dependent TGF-?[unreadable] activation is important for fibrotic responses to titanium and stainless steel ions...
- Chromium and Hedgehog signalingHong Sun; Fiscal Year: 2013..Cr(VI), is widely used in numerous industrial processes, including chrome pigment production, chrome plating, stainless steel manufacturing, and leather tanning, etc...
- Modernization and Transformation of the New Jersey Medical School Central ResearcRobert L Johnson; Fiscal Year: 2010..of present animal room lights with tri-level lighting;replacement of existing aged water lines with Edstrom stainless steel water lines;installation of a modern monitoring system such as the Edstrom Watchdog system;remodeling of our ..
- Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository RenovationJAY ARNOLD TISCHFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2010..site for viable human cells cryopreserved in liquid nitrogen, (2) extension of the existing vacuum-jacketed, stainless steel liquid nitrogen delivery piping in Annex I to accommodate greater numbers of storage tanks and (3) expansion ..
- The effectiveness of copper surfaces in reducing healthcare acquired infectionsDANIEL ZACHARY USLAN; Fiscal Year: 2013..The copper surfaces will be compared to standard conventional surfaces and to copper-tinted stainless steel control surfaces...
- Point of Care Attachment of Antibiotics onto Metal ImplantsPaul Hamilton; Fiscal Year: 2009..Affinergy has identified a series of peptides that bind with high affinity to metals, including titanium and stainless steel, as well as peptides which bind the antibiotic vancomycin with high affinity...
- Amygdala Priming Mechanism Underlying the Panic ResponseSHELLEY THIELEN; Fiscal Year: 2001..Animals will be conditioned using tactile cues- floors constructed from perforated stainless steel or from stainless steel rods...
- High Precision Robotic Weighing System in Support of New Exposure Health StudiesSteven N Chillrud; Fiscal Year: 2013..cage, and a robotically controlled automatic sampler that transfers the filters from specially designed stainless steel petri-dishes to the microbalance...
- Increasing biocompatibility of stents through CD47 functionalizationSTANLEY JOSEPH STACHELEK; Fiscal Year: 2013..In the first aim, the investigators will optimize the attachment of recombinant CD47 to stainless steel surfaces...
- Electrodeposited Noble Metal Oxide Neural ElectrodesStuart Cogan; Fiscal Year: 2002..for coating a broad range of metal substrates such as platinum, gold, PtIr-alloys, titanium, tungsten, and stainless steel, relevant to most neural recording and stimulating electrodes...
- Ultraprecision Diamond Machining of Conventional Non-Diamond Machinable MaterialsGang Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2007..It cannot machine many important materials such as ferrous alloys, stainless steel, titanium and nickel due to catastrophic diamond tool wear...
- REMODELING RESEARCH ANIMAL ROOMSDONALD MAUL; Fiscal Year: 1990..and trenched floors to allow efficient cleaning of dog runs, 2) replacement of dog cages and runs with stainless steel cages and elevated floor runs with versatility to adapt to larger cage size requirements or other species ..
- Fundamental Study of Welding Fume InhalationSerap Erdal; Fiscal Year: 2007..using hand-held electrodes and Metal Inert Gas (MIG) welding using continuous wire applied to mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum yield combinationswhich are practiced by 70% of the welding population...
- Characterizing TiO2 as an Anti-Inflammatory BiomaterialJohn Frangos; Fiscal Year: 2005..and characterized thin films of titanium oxide and other metal oxide surfaces will be fabricated on quartz, stainless steel and thermoset silicone substrates and the interaction of stimulated polymorphonuclear leukocytes and ..
- Novel Titanium Material for Orthopaedic Lumbar ImplantsSTANLEY ABKOWITZ; Fiscal Year: 2004..Titanium, unlike stainless steel and chromium alloys, does not interfere with soft tissue imaging...
- FLEXIBLE MAGNETOHYDRAULIC ACOUSTIC CATHETERDAVID WUCHINICH; Fiscal Year: 1991..piston transducer that is excited by an external magnetic field, (2) a 2 mm diameter hollow catheter made of stainless steel reinforced polyurethane tubing one meter in length that is connected to the transduction cavity and (3) an ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF IMMUNOLOGIC LUNG DISEASEKathleen Kreiss; Fiscal Year: 1991..test as a screening tool in a descriptive cross-sectional study of 750 beryllium-exposed and 100 stainless steel (control) machinists among the 5,500-person employment of Rockwell International's Rocky Flats plant...
- EQUIPMENT REQUESTDONALD MAUL; Fiscal Year: 1991..This proposal has the following specific aims. Specific Aim #I: To purchasing stainless steel pens with elevated floors made of vinyl coated expanded metal to replace existing pens in the Physiology ..
- ERADICATING BIOFILMS WITH AN ATMOSPHERIC GLOW PLASMAKimberly Kelly Wintenberg; Fiscal Year: 2000..aeruginosa and Staphylococcus aureus will be formed on coupons of selected medical grade plastics and stainless steel simulating surfaces found in medical and dental instruments and devices...
- STERILIZING MEDICAL DEVICES WITH ATMOSPHERIC PLASMAKimberly Kelly Wintenberg; Fiscal Year: 2001..Our goal is to develop and fabricate a prototype that will be commercially viable. We propose to inoculate stainless steel conventional surgical instruments with vegetative bacteria or spores and assess the conditions required to ..
- DEVELOPING AND IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCESNOEL LEHNER; Fiscal Year: 1991..at the Woodruff Memorial building, Rollins Center and Crawford Long facility by the acquisition of portable stainless steel pens to replace sky kennel transport containers and galvanized chain link pens...
- ANIMAL FACILITY IMPROVEMENTTERESA SYLVINA; Fiscal Year: 1992..cagewashing area; installing new bumper guards to protect exposed wall surfaces; and purchasing new portable stainless steel racks for holding rat and mouse cages. 2...
- Enhanced Disinfection of Medical FacilitiesDANIEL AVERY; Fiscal Year: 2003..Phase I will also demonstrate the stability of medical device materials (eg. stainless steel, polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE)) when exposed to Compact Membrane Systems, Inc. novel disinfection system.
- MANUAL PALPATION OF INTERVERTEBRAL MOTIONMartin Krag; Fiscal Year: 1993..0 mm stainless steel pins inserted into the spinous processes...
- Superhard Nanocrystalline Coated ProsthesisEric Tobin; Fiscal Year: 2004..Similar results have also been obtained for Ti and stainless steel)...
- Prevention of Biofilm Growth on Orthopedic Implant Materials Through Chemical SurELLEN GAWALT; Fiscal Year: 2009..aims outlined below detail the grant's focus on controlling the surface of the implant materials, stainless steel 316L, Ti-6Al-4V, and Co-Cr-Mo, to prevent biofilm formation and thus prevent costly infections...
- Enhancing Duke University's Animal ResourcesJohn Norton; Fiscal Year: 2007..this proposal are to: 1) extend the existing Central Vivarium reverse osmosis water purification system and stainless steel room distribution systems to the remaining 27 animal rooms currently with no or antiquated watering and; 2) ..
- DEVELOPING AND IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCESTIMOTHY POOLE; Fiscal Year: 1992..However, due to constant use, most of our present galvanized/stainless steel caging units are now in a state of disrepair and must be replaced...
- ZYNPEPTIDES AS MODULATORS OF RESPONSES TO BIOMATERIALSGregory Kopia; Fiscal Year: 1991..blood cells and other biological cell-types, also adhere to artificial surfaces such as plastic, rubber, and stainless steel. We propose to create a bioadhesive antithrombotic using the Zynaxis cell-linker technology by chemically ..
- HIGH TEMPERATURE/METAL-FREE FERMENTATION SYSTEMMichael Adams; Fiscal Year: 1990Conventional stainless steel fermentors cannot be used to grow bacteria at high temperatures, with high pressures of (flammable or toxic) gases, in corrosive media (with high sulfide concentrations or at extremes of pH), or in media with ..
- Combinatorial Discovery of Memory Alloys for Fracture Resistant Arterial StentsManfred Wuttig; Fiscal Year: 2007..of combinatorial synthesis, to discover new Smash with resistance to crack initiation comparable to 316L stainless steel. The specific hypothesis is that a high degree of reversibility of SMA alloys is dictated by certain special ..
- ANIMAL REDUCED IMPROVEMENT REQUEST FOR TWULynda Uphouse; Fiscal Year: 1991..with double doors for equipment pass through, a Basil Model 3500 cage and bottle washer with double doors, a stainless steel work area with 2 sinks, a GARB-EL disposal unit, and a Consolidated Steel and Sterilizer autoclave, with ..
- Proactive Prevention of Exposure Respirable ChromiumClifford Jolly; Fiscal Year: 2006Occupational exposures to hexavalent chromium, Cr(VI), occur during the production and use of stainless steel, chromate chemicals, and chromate pigments and operations such as chrome plating and coating processes...
- Point of Care Attachment of Multiple Antibiotics onto Metal ImplantsPaul Hamilton; Fiscal Year: 2007..identified a series of peptides that bind with high affinity to a number of metals, including titanium and stainless steel. These metal-binding peptides will serve as the basis for engineering an antibiotic binding, peptide coating...
- RADIOGRAPHIC VENTRICULOMETRY FOR CORONARY HEART DISEASEKurt Amplatz; Fiscal Year: 1980..We found that all techniques are at least partly arbitrary. By attaching stainless steel markers to the endocardium of canine hearts, the motion of these markers can be studied readily...
- Layer-by-layer assembly for making drug-eluting stentsKinam Park; Fiscal Year: 2007..microparticles and paclitaxel-loaded polymer microspheres); (2) to build drug-eluting layers on substrates (stainless steel wires, plates, and stents) using combination of LBL assembly and microfabrication; (3) to examine the three-..
- GRADIENT CALCIUM PHOSPHATE FIBERS FOR ORTHOPEDIC DEVICESYONGREN PENG; Fiscal Year: 2000..Composite intramedullary rods will be prepared and evaluated in a dog femoral fracture model using equivalent stainless steel devices as controls...
- COLD STERILANT FOR DELICATE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTSJack Kessler; Fiscal Year: 1992..The biocidal activity remains potent for long times, is non-corrosive to 200 and 400 grade stainless steel instruments, does not stain or smell and can be produced for less than 1/50th the cost of presently used cold ..
- STUDY OF CHEMOGENIC LOW BACK PAINJun Ming Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2003..Using a new animal model of neuropathic pain, involving compression of the L5 lumbar ganglion with a hollow stainless steel rod, we will test our hypothesis via 3 Specific Aims. SA1...
- DOSIMETRIC STUDY FOR INTRAVASCULAR BRACHYTHERAPYSou Tung Chiu Tsao; Fiscal Year: 2000..and (b) with heterogeneities present in the vessel, such as blood, contrast medium, calcified plaque and stainless steel stents...
- CERAMIC BLADES FOR MICROSURGICAL INSTRUMENTSDAVID PALAITH; Fiscal Year: 1993..Current stainless steel blades wear rapidly in use and further when subjected to an autoclave environment for sterilization...
- ANIMAL RESOURCES UPGRADING PROGRAMGary White; Fiscal Year: 1990..These include: (1).Replace existing dog cages with stainless steel dog runs that meet or exceed both Animal Welfare Act and NIH requirements...
- SURGICAL MICROTOOL WITH INTEGRATED SAFETY SENSORSPAUL PANAYOTATOS; Fiscal Year: 1993..The demonstrator is structured as a double-V-groove silicon microbearing that accommodates a 100-250mum stainless steel shaft connected, initially, to a miniature dc macro-motor rotor...
- ANIMAL FACILITY IMPROVEMENTJERRY STINNER; Fiscal Year: 1993..In addition, 25 stainless steel racks will be purchased and harnessed with manifolds in order to supply water to each cage from the automated ..
- ANIMAL FACILITYRobert Davis; Fiscal Year: 1993..b>Stainless steel caging will be secured for all rat and mouse populations as specified within this application...
- ANIMAL RESOURCE IMPROVEMENTRONALD MC LAUGHLIN; Fiscal Year: 1991..This project includes the purchase and installation of 10 stainless steel pens for optimal housing of swine.
- ANIMAL FACILITY IMPROVEMENT FOR SMALL RESEARCH PROGRAMSROBERT STOLFI; Fiscal Year: 1992..Funds will be used to replace the old machine with a new Basil (subsidiary of AMSCO) Model 6024 Stainless Steel Tunnel Cage Washer with a 36" pre-wash, a 72" wash, a 72" rinse and a 48" discharge conveyer...
- MINIATURIZED 6D POSITION LOCATOR FOR MEDICAL IMAGINGERNEST BLOOD; Fiscal Year: 1992..The applicants have proposed to develop a lab-grade model of a miniaturized three-dimensional sensing apparatus which would be integrated with a TEE probe at the University of Washington for animal testing...
- ULTRA-LOW FRICTION, BIOCOMPATIBLE COATING FOR GUIDEWIRESPiran Sioshansi; Fiscal Year: 1992..05) coefficient of friction film of silicone oil on stainless steel guidewires. Research conducted by others has demonstrated the potential of such a process...
- FIBER OPTIC ENDODONTIC MICRO-PROBE FOR ROOT CANALSrivatsa Venkatasubbarao; Fiscal Year: 2001..will excite and collect endodontic fluorescence using a rugged and flexible optical fiber packaged in a stainless steel tube. In Phase 1, IOS, in collaboration with Dr...
- Nonhuman Primate Primary Housing Units for Animal Services Building 3M Smith; Fiscal Year: 2006..The following aims are proposed in this grant: [unreadable] [unreadable] Specific Aim 1: Purchase 50 mobile stainless steel racks designed to hold four 4.5 sq. ft. cages each (200 total cages)...
- DEVELOPING AND IMPROVING INSTITUTIONAL ANIMAL RESOURCESJames Fox; Fiscal Year: 2006..2. Purchase of stainless steel caging for nonhuman primates to accommodate an increased census and paired housing...
- Expansion and enhancement of biocontainment cagingKeith Mansfield; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] Specific aim 1: Expansion of biocontainment housing. The purchase of 45 stainless steel 4.3 sf and 20 6...
- Bioreactivity Markers in Total Hip ReplacmentsNadim Hallab; Fiscal Year: 2004..Additionally, variable immunologic responses induced by implant degradation products (i.e. lymphocyte response to metal ions and monocyte/macrophage response to particulate debris) will be correlated with the development of osteolysis ..
- Root deformation and root resorptionThomas Katona; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Methyl Mercury Evaluation in Dental Waste WaterJames Drummond; Fiscal Year: 2003..Hypothesis: Element mercury released in DWW is converted to Hg(lI) and then in more limited amounts to methyl-mercury by specific biofilm bacterial species in the Dental sewage pipes. ..
- Dermatopharmacokinetics: In Vivo Analysis of SolventsKarla Thrall; Fiscal Year: 2005..To evaluate the kinetics and dermal bioavailability of ethylbenzene, styrene, and toluene vapor using F344 rats. ..
- IN VITRO INVESTIGATION OF SLIDING MECHANICSRobert Kusy; Fiscal Year: 2002..Novel materials (titanium brackets and composite archwires) and conventional orthodontic materials (stainless steel, nickel-titanium, beta-titanium, polycrystalline alumina, and single crystal sapphire) will be measured...
- DEVELOPMENTAL EFFECTS OF METHAMPHETAMINE-LIKE STIMULANTSCharles Vorhees; Fiscal Year: 2009..The number of prenatally MA exposed children continues to grow. Our goal is to develop models of early MA exposure that permit an understanding of the long-term consequences on brain development and cognition. ..
- Homocysteine/Hypertension & Vascular Lesion FormationPeter Lin; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..