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  1. Content type: Research

    The aim of this study is to determine the effects of silver nanoparticles (Ag-NP) on vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)-and interleukin-1 beta (IL-1β)-induced vascular permeability, and to detect the un...

    Authors: Sardarpasha Sheikpranbabu, Kalimuthu Kalishwaralal, Deepak Venkataraman, Soo Hyun Eom, Jongsun Park and Sangiliyandi Gurunathan

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:8

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  2. Content type: Short Communication

    Scanning ion conductance microscopy (SICM) is a suitable tool for imaging surfaces of living cells in a contact-free manner. We have shown previously that SICM in backstep mode allows one to trace the outlines...

    Authors: Patrick Happel and Irmgard D Dietzel

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:7

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    Ultrashort pulsed laser ablation in liquids represents a powerful tool for the generation of pure gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) avoiding chemical precursors and thereby making them especially interesting for biom...

    Authors: Svea Petersen, Jan T Soller, Siegfried Wagner, Andreas Richter, Jörn Bullerdiek, Ingo Nolte, Stephan Barcikowski and Hugo Murua Escobar

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:6

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    The unique photonic properties of the recently developed fluorescent semiconductor nanocrystals (QDs) have made them a potential tool in biological research. However, QDs are not yet a part of routine laborato...

    Authors: Helena Montón, Carme Nogués, Emma Rossinyol, Onofre Castell and Mònica Roldán

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:4

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  5. Content type: Short Communication

    F1-ATPase is an enzyme acting as a rotary nano-motor. During catalysis subunits of this enzyme complex rotate relative to other parts of the enzyme. Here we demonstrate that the combination of two input stimuli ....

    Authors: Zorica Ristic, Marco Vitali, Alessandro Duci, Christian Goetze, Klaus Kemnitz, Werner Zuschratter, Holger Lill and Dirk Bald

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:3

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  6. Content type: Research

    Carcinogenicity of nickel compounds has been well documented. However, the carcinogenic effect of metallic nickel is still unclear. The present study investigates metallic nickel nano- and fine particle-induce...

    Authors: Jinshun Zhao, Linda Bowman, Xingdong Zhang, Xianglin Shi, Binghua Jiang, Vincent Castranova and Min Ding

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:2

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  7. Content type: Research

    Antisense oligonucleotides (AOs) have been shown to induce dystrophin expression in muscles cells of patients with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD) and in the mdx mouse, the murine model of DMD. However, ineffec...

    Authors: Shashank R Sirsi, Rebecca C Schray, Margaret A Wheatley and Gordon J Lutz

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2009 7:1

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  8. Content type: Research

    Poly(amidoamine)s (PAAs) are synthetic polymers endowed with many biologically interesting properties, being highly biocompatible, non toxic and biodegradable. Hydrogels based on PAAs can be easily modified du...

    Authors: Emanuela Jacchetti, Elisa Emilitri, Simona Rodighiero, Marco Indrieri, Antonella Gianfelice, Cristina Lenardi, Alessandro Podestà, Elisabetta Ranucci, Paolo Ferruti and Paolo Milani

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:14

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  9. Content type: Research

    Potential routes of nanomaterial exposure include inhalation, dermal contact, and ingestion. Toxicology of inhalation of ultra-fine particles has been extensively studied; however, risks of nanomaterial exposu...

    Authors: Lin Wang, Dattatri K Nagesha, Selvapraba Selvarasah, Mehmet R Dokmeci and Rebecca L Carrier

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:11

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  10. Content type: Research

    Capillary electrophoresis coupled with laser-induced fluorescence was used for the characterization of quantum dots and their conjugates to biological molecules. The CE-LIF was laboratory-built and capable of ...

    Authors: Mark Pereira and Edward PC Lai

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:10

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  11. Content type: Research

    The propensity of circulating particles to drift laterally towards the vessel walls (margination) in the microcirculation has been experimentally studied using a parallel plate flow chamber. Fluorescent polyst...

    Authors: Francesco Gentile, Antonio Curcio, Ciro Indolfi, Mauro Ferrari and Paolo Decuzzi

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:9

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  12. Content type: Research

    Celecoxib, a selective cyclo-oxygenase-2 inhibitor has been recommended orally for the treatment of arthritis and osteoarthritis. Long term oral administration of celecoxib produces serious gastrointestinal si...

    Authors: Faiyaz Shakeel, Sanjula Baboota, Alka Ahuja, Javed Ali and Sheikh Shafiq

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:8

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  13. Content type: Research

    Luminescence color multiplexing is one of the most intriguing benefits, which might occur by using semiconductor Quantum Dots (QDs) as labels for biomolecules. It was found, that the luminescence of QDs can be...

    Authors: Jürgen Riegler, Franck Ditengou, Klaus Palme and Thomas Nann

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:7

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  14. Content type: Research

    The binding reaction of the biomolecules streptavidin and anti-biotin antibody, both labelled by magnetic nanoparticles (MNP), to biotin coated on agarose beads, was quantified by magnetorelaxometry (MRX). Hig...

    Authors: Dietmar Eberbeck, Christian Bergemann, Frank Wiekhorst, Uwe Steinhoff and Lutz Trahms

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:4

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  15. Content type: Research

    Polymers are attractive materials for both biomedical engineering and cardiovascular applications. Although nano-topography has been found to influence cell behaviour, no established method exists to understan...

    Authors: Caterina Minelli, Akemi Kikuta, Nataliya Tsud, Michael D Ball and Akiko Yamamoto

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:3

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  16. Content type: Research

    Novel approaches to treat human cancer that are effective with minimal toxicity profiles are needed. We evaluated gold nanoparticles (GNPs) in human hepatocellular and pancreatic cancer cells to determine: 1) ...

    Authors: Christopher J Gannon, Chitta Ranjan Patra, Resham Bhattacharya, Priyabrata Mukherjee and Steven A Curley

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:2

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  17. Content type: Research

    This project involved the synthesis of N-hexanoyl chitosan or simply modified chitosan (MC) stabilized iron oxide nanoparticles (MC-IOPs) and the biological evaluation of MC-IOPs. IOPs containing MC were prepared...

    Authors: Shanta R Bhattarai, Remant B Kc, Sun Y Kim, Manju Sharma, Myung S Khil, Pyoung H Hwang, Gyung H Chung and Hak Y Kim

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2008 6:1

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  18. Content type: Editorial

    In the recent years the nanobiotechnology field and the Journal of Nanobiotechnology readership have witnessed an increase in interest towards the nanoparticles and their biological effects and applications. T...

    Authors: Mikhail Soloviev

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:11

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  19. Content type: Research

    Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are multipotent cells with the potential to differentiate into bone, cartilage, fat and muscle cells and are being investigated for their utility in cell-based transplantation the...

    Authors: Barbara J Muller-Borer, Maria C Collins, Philip R Gunst, Wayne E Cascio and Alan P Kypson

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:9

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  20. Content type: Research

    This work concerns exposing cultured human epithelial-like HeLa cells to single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWNTs) dispersed in cell culture media supplemented with serum. First, the as-received CoMoCAT SWNT-cont...

    Authors: Hadi N Yehia, Rockford K Draper, Carole Mikoryak, Erin Kate Walker, Pooja Bajaj, Inga H Musselman, Meredith C Daigrepont, Gregg R Dieckmann and Paul Pantano

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:8

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  21. Content type: Research

    The localization of specific mRNA generates cell polarity by controlling the translation sites of specific proteins. Although most of these events depend on differences in gene expression, no method is availab...

    Authors: Hironori Uehara, Yuji Kunitomi, Atsushi Ikai and Toshiya Osada

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:7

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  22. Content type: Research

    The amphiphilic fullerene monomer (AF-1) consists of a "buckyball" cage to which a Newkome-like dendrimer unit and five lipophilic C12 chains positioned octahedrally to the dendrimer unit are attached. In this st...

    Authors: Ranga Partha, Melinda Lackey, Andreas Hirsch, S Ward Casscells and Jodie L Conyers

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:6

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  23. Content type: Editorial

    Nanotechnology in Therapeutics: Current Technology and Applications, Edited by Nicholas A. Peppas, J. Zach Hilt and J. Brock Thomas (Horizon Bioscience, 2007) contains seventeen chapters written by leading spe...

    Authors: OV Salata

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:5

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  24. Content type: Research

    B-Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) is an incurable disease predominantly characterized by apoptosis resistance. We have previously described a VEGF signaling pathway that generates apoptosis resistance in CL...

    Authors: Priyabrata Mukherjee, Resham Bhattacharya, Nancy Bone, Yean K Lee, Chitta Ranjan Patra, Shanfeng Wang, Lichun Lu, Charla Secreto, Pataki C Banerjee, Michael J Yaszemski, Neil E Kay and Debabrata Mukhopadhyay

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:4

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2013 11:23

  25. Content type: Research

    Curcumin, a yellow polyphenol extracted from the rhizome of turmeric (Curcuma longa), has potent anti-cancer properties as demonstrated in a plethora of human cancer cell line and animal carcinogenesis models. Ne...

    Authors: Savita Bisht, Georg Feldmann, Sheetal Soni, Rajani Ravi, Collins Karikar, Amarnath Maitra and Anirban Maitra

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:3

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  26. Content type: Research

    We succeeded in regulating the growth of diatom cells on chemically modified glass surfaces. Glass surfaces were functionalized with -CF3, -CH3, -COOH, and -NH2 groups using the technique of self-assembled monola...

    Authors: Kazuo Umemura, Tomoaki Yamada, Yuta Maeda, Koichi Kobayashi, Reiko Kuroda and Shigeki Mayama

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:2

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  27. Content type: Research

    Neuroblastoma, a frequently occurring solid tumour in children, remains a therapeutic challenge as existing imaging tools are inadequate for proper and accurate diagnosis, resulting in treatment failures. Nano...

    Authors: Angela O Choi, Sung Ju Cho, Julie Desbarats, Jasmina Lovrić and Dusica Maysinger

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2007 5:1

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  28. Content type: Research

    We have developed a new method of application of C60 to cultured cells that does not require water-solubilization techniques. Normal and malignant cells take-up C60 and the inherent photoluminescence of C60 is de...

    Authors: Nicole Levi, Roy R Hantgan, Mark O Lively, David L Carroll and Gaddamanugu L Prasad

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:14

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  29. Content type: Research

    Fluorescence correlation spectroscopy (FCS) monitors random movements of fluorescent molecules in solution, giving information about the number and the size of for example nano-particles. The canine parvovirus...

    Authors: Leona Gilbert, Jouni Toivola, Outi Välilehto, Taija Saloniemi, Claire Cunningham, Daniel White, Anna R Mäkelä, Eila Korhonen, Matti Vuento and Christian Oker-Blom

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:13

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  30. Content type: Review

    The relevant physical phenomena that dominate electrophoretic transport of ions and macromolecules within long, thin nanochannels are reviewed, and a few papers relevant to the discussion are cited. Sample ion...

    Authors: Fabio Baldessari and Juan G Santiago

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:12

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  31. Content type: Research

    We report the first use of inorganic fluorescent lanthanide (europium and terbium) ortho phosphate [LnPO4·H2O, Ln = Eu and Tb] nanorods as a novel fluorescent label in cell biology. These nanorods, synthesized by...

    Authors: Chitta Ranjan Patra, Resham Bhattacharya, Sujata Patra, Sujit Basu, Priyabrata Mukherjee and Debabrata Mukhopadhyay

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:11

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  32. Content type: Research

    The ability of living cells, either adherent or suspended, to internalize nickel nanowires is demonstrated for MC3T3-E1, UMR106-tumour and Marrow-Stromal cells. Nanowires were produced by electrodeposition, 20...

    Authors: Adriele Prina-Mello, Zhu Diao and John Michael David Coey

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:9

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  33. Content type: Short Communication

    To understand the control mechanism of innate immune response in macrophages, a series of phagocytic responses to plural stimulation of antigens on identical cells was observed. Two zymosan particles, which we...

    Authors: Kazunori Matsumura, Kazuki Orita, Yuichi Wakamoto and Kenji Yasuda

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:7

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  34. Content type: Short Communication

    An optically stable, novel class of fluorophores (quantum dots) for in situ hybridisation analysis was tested to investigate their signal stability and intensity in plant chromosome analyses. Detection of hybridi...

    Authors: Frank Müller, Andreas Houben, Peter E Barker, Yan Xiao, Josef A Käs and Michael Melzer

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:5

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  35. Content type: Research

    Sensorineural hearing loss, a subset of all clinical hearing loss, may be correctable through the use of gene therapy. We are testing a delivery system of therapeutics through a 3 cell-layer round window membr...

    Authors: Fadee G Mondalek, Yuan Yuan Zhang, Bradley Kropp, Richard D Kopke, Xianxi Ge, Ronald L Jackson and Kenneth J Dormer

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:4

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  36. Content type: Research

    In order to enhance the utilization of inorganic nanoparticles in biological systems, it is important to develop a fundamental understanding of the influence they have on cellular health and function. Experime...

    Authors: Darryl N Williams, Sheryl H Ehrman and Tracey R Pulliam Holoman

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:3

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  37. Content type: Research

    A technique for permanently capturing a replica impression of biological cells has been developed to facilitate analysis using nanometer resolution imaging tools, namely the atomic force microscope (AFM). The ...

    Authors: JJ Muys, MM Alkaisi, DOS Melville, J Nagase, P Sykes, GM Parguez and JJ Evans

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2006 4:1

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  38. Content type: Research

    Extracellular production of metal nanoparticles by several strains of the fungus Fusarium oxysporum was carried out. It was found that aqueous silver ions when exposed to several Fusarium oxysporum strains are re...

    Authors: Nelson Durán, Priscyla D Marcato, Oswaldo L Alves, Gabriel IH De Souza and Elisa Esposito

    Citation: Journal of Nanobiotechnology 2005 3:8

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