silver compounds

Summary

Summary: Inorganic compounds that contain silver as an integral part of the molecule.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Extending the TIME concept: what have we learned in the past 10 years?(*)
    David J Leaper
    Section of Wound Healing, Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Int Wound J 9:1-19. 2012
  2. ncbi The safety and efficacy of dressings with silver - addressing clinical concerns
    Keith Cutting
    Faculty of Society and Health, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, Chalfont St Giles, HP8 4AD, UK
    Int Wound J 4:177-84. 2007
  3. ncbi Silver diamine fluoride: a caries "silver-fluoride bullet"
    A Rosenblatt
    The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Res 88:116-25. 2009
  4. ncbi Silver as biocides in burn and wound dressings and bacterial resistance to silver compounds
    Simon Silver
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Illinois, 835 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60612 7344, USA
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 33:627-34. 2006
  5. ncbi Bacterial silver resistance: molecular biology and uses and misuses of silver compounds
    Simon Silver
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, M C 790, University of Illinois, 835 South Wolcott Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612 7344, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 27:341-53. 2003
  6. ncbi Silver. I: Its antibacterial properties and mechanism of action
    A B G Lansdown
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Wound Care 11:125-30. 2002
  7. ncbi The effectiveness of silver-releasing dressings in the management of non-healing chronic wounds: a meta-analysis
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 18:716-28. 2009
  8. ncbi Silver treatments and silver-impregnated dressings for the healing of leg wounds and ulcers: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Marissa J Carter
    Strategic Solutions Inc, Cody, Wyoming 82414, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:668-79. 2010
  9. ncbi A systematic review of silver-releasing dressings in the management of infected chronic wounds
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital and School and Graduate Institute of Nursing, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:1973-85. 2008
  10. ncbi Silver compounds used in dentistry for caries management: a review
    J J Y Peng
    Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Dent 40:531-41. 2012

Research Grants

  1. Sphingolipid signaling in olfactory mucosa
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Extracellular matrix in chloracetanilide carcinogenesis
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. MECHANISM OF INDUCTION OF OLFACTORY TUMORS BY ALACHLOR
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. IRIDIUM OXIDE PROTEIN MICROARRAYS
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. Rapid Quantitative Point-of-Care Cardiac Marker Test
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2005
  6. Correlative Enzymatic and Gold Probes
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2005
  7. Enzymatic Metallography for Ultrasensitive Biodetection
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Nanotube Reagentless Proteomic Arrays
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Silver carbene complexes as treatment of CF lung disease
    CAROLYN CANNON; Fiscal Year: 2008
  10. Polymeric Enzyme-Gold Probes for Ultrasensitive Protein Blotting
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications209 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Extending the TIME concept: what have we learned in the past 10 years?(*)
    David J Leaper
    Section of Wound Healing, Institute for Translation, Innovation, Methodology and Engagement, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Int Wound J 9:1-19. 2012
    ..The TIME principle remains relevant 10 years on, with continuing important developments that incorporate new evidence for wound care...
  2. ncbi The safety and efficacy of dressings with silver - addressing clinical concerns
    Keith Cutting
    Faculty of Society and Health, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, Chalfont St Giles, HP8 4AD, UK
    Int Wound J 4:177-84. 2007
    ..The impact of silver application on the wound bioburden needs to be examined carefully to heighten our awareness of any deleterious effects on the healing process, without inducing any unfounded anxieties...
  3. ncbi Silver diamine fluoride: a caries "silver-fluoride bullet"
    A Rosenblatt
    The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Dent Res 88:116-25. 2009
    The antimicrobial use of silver compounds pivots on the 100-year-old application of silver nitrate, silver foil, and silver sutures for the prevention and treatment of ocular, surgical, and dental infections...
  4. ncbi Silver as biocides in burn and wound dressings and bacterial resistance to silver compounds
    Simon Silver
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Illinois, 835 S Wolcott Ave, Chicago, IL 60612 7344, USA
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 33:627-34. 2006
    ..These are beneficial products needing further study, although each has drawbacks. The genes (and proteins) involved in bacterial resistance to Ag have been defined and studied in recent years...
  5. ncbi Bacterial silver resistance: molecular biology and uses and misuses of silver compounds
    Simon Silver
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, M C 790, University of Illinois, 835 South Wolcott Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612 7344, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 27:341-53. 2003
    Resistance to silver compounds as determined by bacterial plasmids and genes has been defined by molecular genetics. Silver resistance conferred by the Salmonella plasmid pMGH100 involves nine genes in three transcription units...
  6. ncbi Silver. I: Its antibacterial properties and mechanism of action
    A B G Lansdown
    Imperial College School of Medicine, London, UK
    J Wound Care 11:125-30. 2002
    ..Silver products have two key advantages: they are broad-spectrum antibiotics and are not yet associated with drug resistance. This article, the first in a two-part series, describes the main mechanism of action of this metallic element...
  7. ncbi The effectiveness of silver-releasing dressings in the management of non-healing chronic wounds: a meta-analysis
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 18:716-28. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy of silver-releasing dressings in the management of non-healing chronic wounds...
  8. ncbi Silver treatments and silver-impregnated dressings for the healing of leg wounds and ulcers: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Marissa J Carter
    Strategic Solutions Inc, Cody, Wyoming 82414, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 63:668-79. 2010
    ..Clinical trial data with longer follow-up times are needed to address these issues...
  9. ncbi A systematic review of silver-releasing dressings in the management of infected chronic wounds
    Shu Fen Lo
    Department of Nursing, Tzu Chi College of Technology, Buddhist Tzu Chi General Hospital and School and Graduate Institute of Nursing, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Clin Nurs 17:1973-85. 2008
    ..This paper is a systematic review with the objective of determining the effectiveness of silver-releasing dressing in the management of infected chronic wounds...
  10. ncbi Silver compounds used in dentistry for caries management: a review
    J J Y Peng
    Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Dent 40:531-41. 2012
    b>Silver compounds have been used for their medical properties for centuries and in dentistry for more than a century...
  11. ncbi Exposure-related health effects of silver and silver compounds: a review
    Pamela L Drake
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Spokane Research Laboratory, 315 E Montgomery Avenue, Spokane, WA 99207, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 49:575-85. 2005
    ..Besides argyria and argyrosis, exposure to soluble silver compounds may produce other toxic effects, including liver and kidney damage, irritation of the eyes, skin, respiratory,..
  12. ncbi The silver-releasing foam dressing, Contreet Foam, promotes faster healing of critically colonised venous leg ulcers: a randomised, controlled trial
    Bo Jørgensen
    Copenhagen Wound Healing Centre, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int Wound J 2:64-73. 2005
    ..The results of this randomised, controlled study suggest an important role of sustained silver-releasing dressings in the treatment of critically colonised chronic wounds...
  13. ncbi Assessing the effect of an antimicrobial wound dressing on biofilms
    Steven L Percival
    Microbiology and Anti Infectives, ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, GDC, Deeside, United Kingdom
    Wound Repair Regen 16:52-7. 2008
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  14. ncbi Effect of a sustained silver-releasing dressing on ulcers with delayed healing: the CONTOP study
    K C Münter
    Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Wound Care 15:199-206. 2006
    ..To compare the effect of the sustained silver-releasing foam dressing Contreet Foam (ColoplastA/S) with local best practice (LBP) on delayed healing ulcers using a real-life setting...
  15. ncbi A prospective, multi-centre, randomised, open label, parallel, comparative study to evaluate effects of AQUACEL® Ag and Urgotul® Silver dressing on healing of chronic venous leg ulcers
    Keith Harding
    Department of Dermatology and Wound Healing, School of Medicine, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    Int Wound J 9:285-94. 2012
    ..In general, both dressings were effective at promoting healing of venous ulcers...
  16. ncbi Clinical performance of a new silver dressing, Contreet Foam, for chronic exuding venous leg ulcers
    T Karlsmark
    Wound Healing Centre, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Wound Care 12:351-4. 2003
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  17. ncbi Evaluation of a new silver foam dressing in patients with critically colonised venous leg ulcers
    I Lazareth
    I Vascular Unit, St Joseph Hospital, Paris, France
    J Wound Care 16:129-32. 2007
    ..To evaluate the performance (efficacy and safety) of an absorbent dressing impregnated with silver salts (UrgoCell Silver) in the management of leg ulcers with clinical signs of critical colonisation...
  18. ncbi Silver products for medical indications: risk-benefit assessment
    M C Fung
    Center of Drug Evaluation and Research, Food and Drug Administration, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Toxicol Clin Toxicol 34:119-26. 1996
    ..Indiscriminate use of silver products can lead to toxicity such as argyria...
  19. ncbi Detection of silver sulfide deposits in the skin of patients with argyria after long-term use of silver-containing drugs
    Ludwig Jonas
    Electron Microscopic Centre in the Department of Pathology, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Ultrastruct Pathol 31:379-84. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, there are still a lot of silver products on the market, easily available over-the-counter. Therefore, argyria should not be forgotten or missed in the diagnostics of human dermis...
  20. ncbi Human generalized argyria: a submicroscopic and X-ray spectroscopic study
    D Massi
    Istituto di Anatomia e Istologia Patologica, , Italia
    Ultrastruct Pathol 22:47-53. 1998
    ..These novel findings expand the knowledge of the various mechanisms of interaction of silver with the cellular and extracellular environment and allow some speculations about possible mechanisms of silver detoxification...
  21. ncbi Electrochemical multianalyte immunoassays using an array-based sensor
    Michael S Wilson
    EIC Laboratories, Inc, 111 Downey Street, Norwood, Massachusetts 02062, USA
    Anal Chem 78:2507-13. 2006
    ..We anticipate that chip-based sensors, as described herein, will be suitable for the mass production of economical, miniaturized, multianalyte assay devices...
  22. ncbi Implementation of electrochemiluminescence microanalysis in PCB technology
    Patrick Pittet
    INL Institut des Nanotechnologies de Lyon, 43 Boulevard du 11 Novembre 1918, Villeurbanne, F 69622, France
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:2944-7. 2007
    ..The detection limit obtained with the two ECL microfluidic devices is 50 nM and 100 nM H2O2 for macroelectrodes and microelectrodes, respectively...
  23. ncbi Electrogeneration of polyluminol and chemiluminescence for new disposable reagentless optical sensors
    Audrey Sassolas
    Universite de Lyon, Universite Lyon 1, CNRS, UMR5246, Institut de Chimie et Biochimie Moleculaires et Supramoleculaires, Laboratoire de Genie Enzymatique et Biomoleculaire, F 69622, Villeurbanne, Cedex, France
    Anal Bioanal Chem 390:865-71. 2008
    ..9 x 10(-8) mol L(-1) to 1.3 x 10(-3) mol L(-1). Such performant disposable reagentless easy-to-use miniaturized systems based on SPEs should be applicable to the electrochemiluminescent detection of many oxidase-substrate compounds...
  24. ncbi A discussion of silver as an antimicrobial agent: alleviating the confusion
    David W Brett
    Smith and Nephew Wound Management Division, 11775 Starkey Road, Largo, FL 33773, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 52:34-41. 2006
    ..Continued research into the implications of the data is warranted...
  25. ncbi Determination of trimethylamine in fish by capillary electrophoresis with electrogenerated tris(2,2'-bipyridyl)ruthenium(II) chemiluminescence detection
    Ming Li
    Division of Molecular and Life Sciences, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang 790 784, South Korea
    Luminescence 22:588-93. 2007
    ..Recoveries obtained were in the range 98.78-101.46%. The method was successfully applied for the assay of TMA in fish, in combination with solid phase extraction (SPE) disks for sample clean-up and enrichment...
  26. ncbi Ultrafast nuclear dynamics induced by photodetachment of Ag2- and Ag2O2-: oxygen desorption from a molecular silver surface
    Liana D Socaciu-Siebert
    Institut fur Experimentalphysik, Freie Universitat Berlin, Arnimallee 14, D 14195, Berlin, Germany
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 7:2706-9. 2005
    ..The experimental data clearly show the influence of the desorbing oxygen ligand on the nuclear dynamics of the silver dimer inducing a red shift in the vibrational frequency and an intensity enhancement of the oscillatory signal...
  27. ncbi Medicare payment system for surgical dressings containing silver
    Kathleen D Schaum
    Kathleen D Schaum and Associates, Inc, Lake Worth, FL, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 52:30-3. 2006
  28. ncbi Automatic electrochemical micro-pH-stat for biomicrosystems
    Katsuya Morimoto
    Graduate School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Anal Chem 80:905-14. 2008
    ..The pH to be fixed could be changed by changing the working electrode potential. Moreover, the two pH-stats could be used to form a pH gradient in a microflow channel by fixing the pH values at two positions...
  29. ncbi Needle-type ultra micro silver/silver chloride reference electrode for use in micro-electrochemistry
    Tatsuya Kitade
    Kyoto Pharmaceutical University, 5 Nakauchi cho, Misasagi, Yamashina ku, Kyoto 607 8414, Japan
    Anal Sci 21:907-12. 2005
    ..The electrode potential of a commercial pH glass electrode measured against the micro reference electrode in standard pH buffer solutions was in good accordance with the Nernst equation...
  30. ncbi Effect of silver nanowires on the surface-enhanced Raman spectra (SERS) of the RNA bases
    Y Badr
    National Institute of Laser Enhanced Science, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 63:639-45. 2006
    ..Many bands were red shifted due to the chemisorption of RNA bases on the Ag NWs surface. New bands corresponding to the base-surface bond were appeared in the SERS spectra...
  31. ncbi Nanofluidic redox cycling amplification for the selective detection of catechol
    Bernhard Wolfrum
    Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Section Molecular Biophysics, Technical University Delft, Delft, The Netherlands
    Anal Chem 80:972-7. 2008
    ..The interference of ascorbic acid is usually a challenge in the detection of catecholamines in biological samples...
  32. ncbi A new generation of cyanide ion-selective membranes for flow injection application: part II. Comparative study of cyanide flow-injection detectors based on thin electroplated silver chalcogenide membranes
    Andriana R Surleva
    University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy, Department of Analytical Chemistry, 8 Kl Ohridski bvd, 1756 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Anal Chim Acta 583:174-81. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi Fighting infection in chronic wounds
    Cynthia A Fleck
    Medline Industries, Advanced Wound Care Division, Mundelein, IL, USA
    Adv Skin Wound Care 19:184, 186, 188. 2006
  34. ncbi Silver dressings versus other dressings for chronic wounds in a community care setting
    J Wang
    ASERNIP S, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Stepney, Australia
    J Wound Care 16:352-6. 2007
    ..To assess differences in effectiveness between silver dressings and other types of dressings in chronic wound management in the community setting...
  35. ncbi Nitric oxide sensor based on carbon fiber covered with nickel porphyrin layer deposited using optimized electropolymerization procedure
    Jan Hrbac
    Department of Physical Chemistry, Palacky University, Faculty of Science, tr Svobody 26, 771 46 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Bioelectrochemistry 71:46-53. 2007
    ..5 nM at S/N=3) is 5-10 times better than parameters usually reported for Nafion coated porphyrinic sensors. Nafion coating can further enhance selectivity properties as well as aids to the stability of the sensors' responses...
  36. ncbi Improved surface EMG electrode for measuring genioglossus muscle activity
    Ciara M O'Connor
    School of Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Respir Physiol Neurobiol 159:55-67. 2007
    ....
  37. ncbi Determination of trace levels of diosmin in a pharmaceutical preparation by adsorptive stripping voltammetry at a glassy carbon electrode
    M S el-Shahawi
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz UniversityJeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Anal Sci 22:1351-4. 2006
    ..0 was developed. The proposed method was successfully applied to the determination of the drug in pharmaceutical formulations. The results compared favorably with the data obtained via spectrophotometric and HPLC methods...
  38. ncbi Indirect electrochemical sensing of radicals and radical scavengers in biological matrices
    Fritz Scholz
    Institut fur Biochemie, Universitat Greifswald, Felix Hausdorff Strasse 4, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 46:8079-81. 2007
  39. ncbi Picomolar peroxide detection using a chemically activated redox mediator and square wave voltammetry
    Jennifer L Lyon
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The University of Texas at Austin, 1 University Station, MC A5300, Austin, Texas 78712, USA
    Anal Chem 78:8518-25. 2006
    ..Km values for soluble and immobilized HRP were 84 +/- 13 and 504 +/- 19 microM, respectively. This method is amenable to any biological detection scheme that generates hydrogen peroxide as a reactive product...
  40. ncbi Topical antimicrobials in the control of wound bioburden
    Richard J White
    North Devon District Hospital, Barnstaple, UK
    Ostomy Wound Manage 52:26-58. 2006
    ..A review of the literature underscores the importance of considering the antiseptic route as part of a concerted approach to wound management and infection control...
  41. ncbi Electroreduction of the muscle relaxant drug dantrolene sodium at the mercury electrode and its determination in bulk form and pharmaceutical formulation
    Enass Mohamed Ghoneim
    Chemistry Department, Faculty of Science, Tanta University, Egypt
    Chem Pharm Bull (Tokyo) 55:1483-8. 2007
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  42. ncbi Real-time monitoring of moisture levels in wound dressings in vitro: an experimental study
    David McColl
    Bioengineering Unit, University of Strathclyde, Wolfson Centre, Glasgow, G4 0NW, Scotland, UK
    Int J Surg 5:316-22. 2007
    ..These results raise questions as to how the dressings behave on a wound in vivo and indicate the need for a similar clinical monitoring system for tracking wound moisture levels...
  43. ncbi Fabrication of a planar-form screen-printed solid electrolyte modified Ag/AgCl reference electrode for application in a potentiometric biosensor
    Wei Yin Liao
    Department of Chemical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 70101, Taiwan
    Anal Chem 78:4219-23. 2006
    ..Accordingly, the PSEM Ag/AgCl reference electrode presented in this study provides a viable alternative to the macroscopic Ag/AgCl reference electrode used in many conventional chip-based pH sensors...
  44. ncbi Selective catalytic reduction of NO over supported silver catalysts--practical and mechanistic aspects
    Ken ichi Shimizu
    Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Nagoya University, Nagoya, 464 8603, Japan
    Phys Chem Chem Phys 8:2677-95. 2006
    ..The current research of supported Ag catalysts is reviewed from the viewpoints of practical use and the reaction mechanism, i.e., the reaction scheme, the role of surface adsorbed species, and the structure of active Ag species...
  45. ncbi Mechanism of degradation of AgCl coating on biopotential sensors
    Chun Che Shih
    Institute of Clinical Medicine, School of Medicine, National Yang Ming University, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 82:872-83. 2007
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  46. ncbi Comment on: the increasing use of silver-based products as antimicrobial agents: a useful development or a cause for concern?
    Roger Bayston
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:447; author reply 447-8. 2007
  47. ncbi Effects of divalent cations on the formation and structure of solid supported lipid films
    Miroslav Karabaliev
    Department of Physics and Biophysics, Faculty of Medicine, Trakia University, 11 Armeiska, Stara Zagora 6003, Bulgaria
    Bioelectrochemistry 71:54-9. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi Biomedical sensor using thick film technology for transcutaneous oxygen measurement
    Yu Zhi Lam
    School of Engineering Sciences, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton SO17 1BJ, United Kingdom
    Med Eng Phys 29:291-7. 2007
    ..This study has greatly contributed towards the understanding for the suitability of the materials in achieving a viable, low-cost biomedical sensor...
  49. ncbi Bacterial resistance to silver in wound care
    S L Percival
    ConvaTec Wound Therapeutics, Global Development Centre, Deeside Industrial Park, Deeside, Flintshire CH5 2NU, UK
    J Hosp Infect 60:1-7. 2005
    ..It is the purpose of this review to assess the likelihood of widespread resistance to silver and the potential for silver to induce cross-resistance to antibiotics, in light of its increasing usage within the healthcare setting...
  50. ncbi Nonenzymatic electrochemical glucose sensor based on nanoporous PtPb networks
    Jingpeng Wang
    Department of Chemistry, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
    Anal Chem 80:997-1004. 2008
    ....
  51. ncbi Investigation into the origin of the noise of surface electrodes
    E Huigen
    Department of Medical Physics, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Biol Eng Comput 40:332-8. 2002
    ..The magnitude of the noise of electrodes appeared to be inversely proportional to the square root of the area of the electrode on the skin...
  52. ncbi [A comparison of SERS of positive and negative nano-silver adsorbing cation and anion molecule]
    M Si
    Department of Physics, Chuxiong Teachers College, 675000 Chuxiong
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 21:501-2. 2001
    ..The paper hypothesizes that strong SERS effect can be got by using proper colloid of nano-silver particles. It is practical to develop the use of SERS...
  53. ncbi Hydrogen production in a single chamber microbial electrolysis cell lacking a membrane
    Douglas Call
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3401-6. 2008
    ..6 V. These results demonstrate that high hydrogen recovery and production rates are possible in a single chamber MEC without a membrane, potentially reducing the costs of these systems and allowing for new and simpler designs...
  54. ncbi [Time resolution spectrum measurements of the process of photon acting on the silver halide materials]
    Xiao Wei Li
    College of Physics Science and Technology, Hebei University, Baoding 071002, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 22:728-31. 2002
    ..The time resolution spectra of the process of the photon acting on various silver halide materials were obtained in our experiments. We analyzed the time characters of photon acting on the black-and-white film, color film and X-ray film...
  55. ncbi [Studies on the resonance nonlinear scattering of aqueous CoFe2O4 nanoparticle]
    Zhi Liang Jiang
    Institute of Environmental Chemistry, Southwest China Normal University, Chongqiang 400715, China
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 22:615-8. 2002
    ..A new concept including gray particle and white particle has been proposed, and applied to analysis of the resonance scattering spectra of CoFe2O4 nanoparticle system...
  56. ncbi A scientific perspective on the use of topical silver preparations
    Robert E Burrell
    Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Ostomy Wound Manage 49:19-24. 2003
  57. ncbi Development of an anodic stripping voltammetric assay, using a disposable mercury-free screen-printed carbon electrode, for the determination of zinc in human sweat
    A Crew
    Centre for Research in Analytical Materials and Sensor Science, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences, University of the West of England, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol BS16 1QY, UK
    Talanta 75:1221-6. 2008
    ..The concentrations were between 0.39 and 1.56 microg/mL, which agrees well with previously reported values. This simple, low-cost sensitive assay should have application in biomedical studies and for stress and fatigue in sports studies...
  58. ncbi On the noise performance of pt electrodes
    Xiao Liu
    Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University College London, London, UK
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2007:434-6. 2007
    ..This differs from Ag-AgCl electrodes for which the electrode noise has been reported to be higher than the thermal noise. Our study shows that Pt electrodes are suitable for neural recording...
  59. ncbi Electrochemical study of the Maillard reaction
    George P Rizzi
    The Procter and Gamble Company, Winton Hill Business Center, 6071 Center Hill Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45224, USA
    J Agric Food Chem 51:1728-31. 2003
    ..Similar electrochemical behavior indicative of reductone formation was observed in the decomposition products of a model Amadori compound, N-(1-deoxyfructos-1-yl)piperidine (1)...
  60. ncbi Characterization of micromachined spiked biopotential electrodes
    Patrick Griss
    Department of Signals, Sensors and Systems, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
    IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 49:597-604. 2002
    ..Due to the mechanical strength of the silicon microneedles and the fact that neither skin preparation nor electrolytic gel is required, use of the spiked electrode is convenient. The spiked electrode is very comfortable for the patient...
  61. pmc Broad-spectrum bactericidal activity of Ag(2)O-doped bioactive glass
    Maria Bellantone
    Department of Materials, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London, United Kingdom
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:1940-5. 2002
    ..Our observations of the dissolution profiles of Ag(+) from AgBG in the presence and absence of bacteria are consistent with silver accumulation by the bacteria...
  62. ncbi Vibrational spectra of 1-methyluracilate complex with silver(I) and theoretical studies of the 1-MeU anion
    Barbara Morzyk-Ociepa
    Institute of Chemistry and Environmental Protection, Pedagogical University, al Armii Krajowej 13 15, 42 200, Czestochowa, Poland
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 59:1247-54. 2003
    ..The linear N-Ag-N stretching vibrations are assigned to the bands at 448 and 362 cm(-1) (IR) and 453, 362 cm(-1) (Raman). The Ag-O stretching vibrations are assigned to the bands in the range of 280-250 cm(-1)...
  63. ncbi [The enhanced mechanism of Cl- to SERS in silver colloid]
    M Si
    Department of Physics, Chuxiong Teacher's College, 675000 Chuxiong
    Guang Pu Xue Yu Guang Pu Fen Xi 21:343-6. 2001
    ..The result is that the CN- and NH3 are so strong that they have replaced Cl- and anion molecules. Therefore the SERS reduces. This has proved the bridge role of Cl-...
  64. ncbi Therapeutic efficacy of three silver dressings in an infected animal model
    John Heggers
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch and Shriners Hospital for Children, Burns Hospital, 8165 Market Street, Galveston, TX 77550, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:53-6. 2005
    ..However, Silverlon did achieve a slight significance. These preliminary data suggest that weekly dressing changes with these new silver dressings are feasible and economically and medically congruous...
  65. ncbi [How I treat... the critical bacterial colonization of a leg ulcer. The Yin and the Yang features of silver-based dressings]
    C Pierard-Franchimont
    Chargé de Cours adjoint, CHU du Sart Tilman, Service de Dermatopathologie, Liege
    Rev Med Liege 59:403-6. 2004
    ..Their cost which is high for the patient, must be compared to that of nursing care that may become less important. The expected beneficit is a reduction in healing time...
  66. ncbi Effects of an activated charcoal silver dressing on chronic wounds with no clinical signs of infection
    J Verdú Soriano
    Department of Community Nursing, Preventive Medicine, Public Health, University of Alicante, Spain
    J Wound Care 13:419, 421-3. 2004
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  67. ncbi DNA sensor for o-dianisidine
    J Jasnowska
    Chair of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Poznan University of Economics, 60 967, Poznan, Poland
    Bioelectrochemistry 64:85-90. 2004
    ..The presented electrochemical system enables a specific detection of o-dianisidine by the presence of an oxidation peak at +0.7 V and its quantitative determination by measuring a reduction of guanine peak by means of a DNA sensor...
  68. ncbi Study of salt permeation process into Vigna angularis using Ag/AgCl electrodes
    Satoshi Sasaki
    School of Bionics, Tokyo University of Technology, 1404 1 Katakura, Hachioji, Tokyo 192 0982, Japan
    Bioelectrochemistry 64:29-31. 2004
    ..Temporary change of emf ranging from 0 to ca. 0.115 V was measured in vivo using the system, and the possible physiological phenomenon during the period was discussed...
  69. ncbi Cholesterol amperometric biosensor based on cytochrome P450scc
    Victoria Shumyantseva
    Institute of Biomedical Chemistry, Pogodinskaya St, 10, Moscow, 119121 Russia
    Biosens Bioelectron 19:971-6. 2004
    ..9 nA microM(-1) with a linearity coefficient of 0.99. For both types of electrodes, the amperometric response to cholesterol in the presence of detergent was rather quick (1.5-2 min)...
  70. ncbi Fourier transform surface-enhanced Raman scattering of single-layer nucleolipid Langmuir-Blodgett films on silver island film substrates
    Sanxie Wu
    Key Laboratory for Mesoscopic Chemistry of Ministry of Education, Nanjing University, 210093 Nanjing, People s Republic of China
    J Colloid Interface Sci 270:309-14. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi Silver dressings in clinical practice
    Vickie R Driver
    Limb Preservation Service, Madigan Army Medical Center, Department of Orthopedics, Tacoma, WA, USA
    Ostomy Wound Manage 50:11S-15S. 2004
    ..This article addresses why silver is (and is not) a good choice for particular wounds and offers suggestions about what silver products best serve individual situations...
  72. ncbi Sequential-injection stripping analysis of nifuroxime using DNA-modified glassy carbon electrodes
    Nizam Diab
    Lehrstuhl fur Analytische Chemie, Ruhr Universitat Bochum, Universitatsstr 150, AG Elektroanalytik und Sensorik, D 44780 Bochum, Germany
    Bioelectrochemistry 61:57-63. 2003
    ..The linear detection range could be extended to 65 microM with a detection limit (3 s) of 0.68 microM, which corresponds to an absolute amount of 21 ng nifuroxime...
  73. doi Neutral H2O2 synthesis by electrolysis of water and O2
    Ichiro Yamanaka
    Department of Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Ookayama, Meguro ku, Tokyo 152 8552, Japan
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 47:1900-2. 2008
  74. ncbi Single molecule measurements within individual membrane-bound ion channels using a polymer-based bilayer lipid membrane chip
    Louis P Hromada
    University of Maryland, College Park, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College Park, Maryland 20742, USA
    Lab Chip 8:602-8. 2008
    ..Details of chip fabrication, bilayer membrane formation, and alpha-hemolysin ion channel incorporation are discussed, and measurements of interactions between the membrane-bound ion channels and single PEG molecules are presented...
  75. pmc A pharmacological and toxicological profile of silver as an antimicrobial agent in medical devices
    Alan B G Lansdown
    Division of Investigative Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Imperial College, London W6 8RP, UK
    Adv Pharmacol Sci 2010:910686. 2010
    ..Metallic silver and most inorganic silver compounds ionise in moisture, body fluids, and secretions to release biologically active Ag(+)...
  76. ncbi Silver in health care: antimicrobial effects and safety in use
    Alan B G Lansdown
    Imperial College Faculty of Medicine, Charing Cross Hospital, London, UK
    Curr Probl Dermatol 33:17-34. 2006
    ..The antimicrobial action of silver or silver compounds is proportional to the bioactive silver ion (Ag(+)) released and its availability to interact with bacterial ..
  77. ncbi Diversity of silver resistance genes in IncH incompatibility group plasmids
    A Gupta
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Illinois, M C 790, 835 S Wolcott Ave, Room E 703, Chicago, IL 60612 7344, USA
    Microbiology 147:3393-402. 2001
    b>Silver compounds are used as antimicrobial agents in medicine and bacteria that develop resistance to silver cations (Ag(+)) pose problems similar to those of antibiotic-resistant bacteria...
  78. ncbi Corrosion behavior of palladium-silver-copper alloys in model saliva
    Ludek Joska
    Institute of Chemical Technology, Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering, Technicka 5, 166 28 Prague 6, Czech Republic
    Dent Mater 24:1009-16. 2008
    ..The objective of this work was to ascertain the influence of copper on the corrosion mechanism of palladium-silver alloys...
  79. ncbi Twenty-eight-day inhalation toxicity study of silver nanoparticles in Sprague-Dawley rats
    Jun Ho Ji
    Samsung Electronics Co Ltd, Suwon, Korea
    Inhal Toxicol 19:857-71. 2007
    ..Although previous studies on silver dust, fumes, and silver compounds have revealed some insights, little is yet known about the toxicity of nano-sized silver particles, where the ..
  80. ncbi Evaluation of a standardized method for determining soluble silver in workplace air samples
    Pamela L Drake
    US Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Spokane Research Laboratory, 315 E Montgomery Ave, Spokane, WA 99207, USA
    J Environ Monit 8:134-9. 2006
    ..was not possible, without prior knowledge of the work process, to distinguish soluble silver from insoluble silver compounds collected in workplace air samples. Therefore, analytical results were historically reported as total silver...
  81. ncbi Silver ion-induced suicidal erythrocyte death
    Mentor Sopjani
    Department of Physiology, University of Tubingen, Gmelinstr 5, D 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Appl Toxicol 29:531-6. 2009
    ..Silver metal and silver compounds ionize in solution, and silver ions interfere with the function of a wide variety of proteins...
  82. ncbi Hygienic relevance and risk assessment of antimicrobial-impregnated textiles
    A Kramer
    Institute of Hygiene and Environmental Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany
    Curr Probl Dermatol 33:78-109. 2006
    ..This article evaluates the applicability of silver compounds as well as the classic antimicrobials triclosan, quaternary ammonium compounds, copper and further new ..
  83. ncbi [Assessment of human health exposure connected with consumption of water characterized with elevated concentration level of silver released from jug water filter systems]
    Dorota Swiecicka
    Zakład Higieny Komunalnej, Narodowy Instytut Zdrowia Publicznego Państwowy Zakład Higieny, Warszawa
    Rocz Panstw Zakl Hig 61:145-50. 2010
    ..Disinfection of water based on generation of silver or silver compounds by electrochemical process could led to the increase of concentration of this metal in disinfected water up ..
  84. ncbi [The disinfection of the oral mucosa]
    K O Gundermann
    Abteilung Hygiene, Sozialhygiene und Gesundheitswesen,
    Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg B 187:382-9. 1989
    ..55 after 5 min to log 1.85 after 120 min. Possibly this rise was due to an after-effect of the tested antiseptic in this region. For examination of antiseptics a combination of both test methods is recommended...
  85. ncbi Silver nanoparticles as a new generation of antimicrobials
    Mahendra Rai
    Department of Biotechnology, SGB Amravati University, Amravati 444 602, Maharashtra, India
    Biotechnol Adv 27:76-83. 2009
    ..But due to the emergence of several antibiotics the use of these silver compounds has been declined remarkably...
  86. ncbi A randomized-controlled trial comparing cadexomer iodine and nanocrystalline silver on the healing of leg ulcers
    Charne N Miller
    Royal District Nursing Service Helen Macpherson Smith Institute of Community Health, St Kilda, Vic, Australia
    Wound Repair Regen 18:359-67. 2010
    ..However, use of silver compounds was associated with a quicker healing rate during the first 2 weeks of treatment and in wounds that were ..
  87. ncbi The mechanism of gingiva metallic pigmentations formation
    Ludek Joska
    Department of Metals and Corrosion Engineering, Institute of Chemical Technology, Prague, Czech Republic
    Clin Oral Investig 13:1-7. 2009
    ..The formation of soluble silver compounds in the sulcular area or in a crevice between the crown and the cast post-and-core reconstruction facilitates ..
  88. ncbi Control of Pythium root rot on hydroponically grown cucumbers with silver-coated cloth
    Z H Zhao
    Satosen Co, Ltd, Osaka, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 64:1515-8. 2000
    ..aphanidermatum. It was suggested that the inhibition of SCC was caused not only by the silver ion dissolved from SCC, but also by the metallic silver and silver compounds formed on the surface of the root.
  89. ncbi Silver ions induce oxidative stress and intracellular zinc release in human skin fibroblasts
    Miriam M Cortese-Krott
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Cardiovascular Research Laboratory, Medical Faculty of the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Free Radic Biol Med 47:1570-7. 2009
    b>Silver compounds used as topical antimicrobial agents are known to exert toxic effects on skin cells...
  90. ncbi Application of nanosilver surface modification to RO membrane and spacer for mitigating biofouling in seawater desalination
    Hui Ling Yang
    Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, 1001 University Road, Hsinchu, Taiwan
    Water Res 43:3777-86. 2009
    ..b>Silver compounds and ions are historically recognized for their effective antimicrobial activity...
  91. ncbi Validation of K-edge 125I brachytherapy enhancement with silver compounds
    L A Young
    Department of Bioengineering, University of Washington, Seattle 98195 7115, USA
    Phys Med Biol 44:1921-35. 1999
    ..These results successfully demonstrated that K-edge enhanced 125I brachytherapy is indeed possible with future development of a non-toxic silver chelate...
  92. ncbi In vitro antitumour and hepatotoxicity profiles of Au(I) and Ag(I) bidentate pyridyl phosphine complexes and relationships to cellular uptake
    Johnson J Liu
    Department of Pharmacology and Clinical Pharmacology, The University of Auckland, Auckland 1142, New Zealand
    J Inorg Biochem 102:303-10. 2008
    ..The gold and silver compounds overcame cisplatin-resistance in the CH1-cisR, 41M-cisR and SKOV-3 cell-lines, and showed cytotoxic potencies ..
  93. pmc Detection of silver protein complex injections in the bovine udder using X-ray fluorescence: a preliminary investigation
    Sean A Graham
    Department of Physics, College of Physical and Engineering Science, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
    Can J Vet Res 69:123-7. 2005
    ..This technique, used in conjunction with screening ultrasound examinations, has the potential to confirm sites of injection of silver compounds.
  94. ncbi Antibacterial effects of silver nanoparticles on the bacterial strains isolated from catheterized urinary tract infection cases
    Muhammad Ali Syed
    Department of Biosciences, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology Plot 30, H 8 1, Islamabad 44000, Pakistan
    J Biomed Nanotechnol 5:209-14. 2009
    ..The antibacterial effects of silver compounds have been known to man kind for ancient times...
  95. ncbi [Basic study on anti-bacterial urethral catheter. I. Development of a new anti-bacterial coating material for silicon catheters]
    H Hashimoto
    Department of Urology, Okayama University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 74:431-40. 2000
    ..Several aspects of various silver compounds were examined, including anti-bacterial activity, chemical property and toxicity...
  96. ncbi First examples of a modulated bridging mu(2)-1:2kappan-triazine in double helical silver compounds. experimental and theoretical evidence
    M Pilar Carranza
    , , , IRICA, Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, , 10, E 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
    Inorg Chem 49:3828-35. 2010
    ..Double pi-pi stacking, anion-pi interactions, hydrogen bonds, and hydrophobic effects are observed in an unusual highly symmetrical interpenetrated three-dimensional superstructure...
  97. ncbi Occupational corneal argyrosis in art silver solderers
    Valeria Sanchez-Huerta
    Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, IAP, Mexico City, Mexico
    Cornea 22:604-11. 2003
    ..To determine the value of confocal and specular microscopy in the examination of corneal argyrosis in art silver solderers...
  98. ncbi A simple indirect automatic method to determine total iodine in milk products by flame atomic absorption spectrometry
    M C Yebra
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Nutrition and Bromatology, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Talanta 82:828-33. 2010
    ..interferences from anions present in the samples, which can be also precipitated with silver, because these silver compounds are dissolved with ammonia at the washing step. This method allows the determination of iodine in the range 0...
  99. ncbi Fracture durability of restored functional cusps on maxillary nonvital premolar teeth
    N Ulusoy
    Dicle University, School of Dentistry, Diyarbakir, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 66:330-5. 1991
    ..The use of cermet for this purpose is contraindicated...
  100. ncbi Vibrational spectra of saccharin nitranion and its orientation on the surface of silver metal particles
    Yoshika Imai
    Department of Basic Science, School of Science and Engineering, Ishinomaki Senshu University, Ishinomaki 986 8580, Japan
    Spectrochim Acta A Mol Biomol Spectrosc 61:711-5. 2005
    ..The spectra suggested that the saccharin nitranion is bonded to the silver metal surface through the oxygen atom of carbonyl and the nitrogen atom of the imide ring groups and that the nitranion tilts at the surface...
  101. ncbi Conductance switching in Ag(2)S devices fabricated by in situ sulfurization
    M Morales-Masis
    Kamerlingh Onnes Laboratorium, Universiteit Leiden, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Nanotechnology 20:095710. 2009
    ..The as-fabricated Ag(2)S samples are a good candidate for future solid state memory devices, as they show reproducible memory resistive properties and they are fabricated by an accessible and reliable method...

Research Grants21

  1. Sphingolipid signaling in olfactory mucosa
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Extracellular matrix in chloracetanilide carcinogenesis
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. MECHANISM OF INDUCTION OF OLFACTORY TUMORS BY ALACHLOR
    Mary Beth Genter; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  4. IRIDIUM OXIDE PROTEIN MICROARRAYS
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In Phase II, higher density protein arrays suitable for integration into automated, high-throughput microfluidic delivery systems and fluorescent analyzers will be developed. ..
  5. Rapid Quantitative Point-of-Care Cardiac Marker Test
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..EIC has a clear commercial path for assay technology through in-house manufacturing, sale of electrochemical assays and hand-held assay readers, and out-licensing of our multianalyte immunoassay technology. ..
  6. Correlative Enzymatic and Gold Probes
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Enzymatic Metallography for Ultrasensitive Biodetection
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Nanotube Reagentless Proteomic Arrays
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Silver carbene complexes as treatment of CF lung disease
    CAROLYN CANNON; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Silver complexes have a long history of safe use for topical applications, however, the use of silver compounds to treat pulmonary infections has not been explored...
  10. Polymeric Enzyme-Gold Probes for Ultrasensitive Protein Blotting
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This will enable faster, more accurate diagnosis of cancer, infectious diseases and prion diseases, improve therapy selection, and provide new tools for the study of cancer at the molecular level. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. ANTIBODY MICROARRAY FOR DETECTION OF TUMOR MARKERS
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Phase II will focus on developing a robust, reliable and reproducible assaying system. ..
  12. Correlative Chromogenic Gene and Protein assessment
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..HER2 will be a model for the development of a general method applicable to many cancers and to the future development of other multi-analyte assays and staining procedures. ..
  13. Rapid Immunoassays for Detecting Pathogenic Bacteria
    Michael Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..EIC has a commercial path for assay technology through in-house manufacturing, sale of electrochemical assays and hand-held assay readers, and out-licensing of our multianalyte immunoassay technology. ..
  14. THE ROLE OF APOPTOSIS IN CF PSEUDOMONAL LUNG INFECTION
    CAROLYN CANNON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  15. Reiterative Signal Amplification by Gold Deposition
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  16. CHROMOGENIC HER-2/NEU GENE AMPLIFICATION ASSAY
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..After design optimization, it will be ported to an automated slide staining instrument. Once performance is optimized, multi-center clinical trials will be conducted to support application for pre-market approval. ..
  17. SCALING THE REINFORCING VALUE OF CIGARETTE SMOKE
    Jed Rose; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results will lead to a better understanding of the role of pharmacologic and sensory/behavioral cues in nicotine addiction and smoking cessation. ..
  18. GOLD QUENCHED MOLECULAR BEACONS
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Live Cell Correlative Imaging Probes
    Richard Powell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The new probes will be evaluated in the correlative localization of genes, RNA and expressed proteins in the mammalian cell nucleus, and to study the large-scale chromatin structure in the nucleus. ..
  20. Cross-Coupling Reactions of Organosilanols
    SCOTT DENMARK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Synthetic approaches to isodomoic acid H, hepatitis C viral inihibiting indole alkaloids, the salicylihalimide macrolactone oximidine II, and polyene antiviral antibiotic viridenomycin are detailed. ..
  21. Tandem Cycloaddition Chemistry of 2-Azoniaheterodienes
    SCOTT DENMARK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..