Urine Biomarkers Combined With Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Obstruction in Pediatric Hydronephrosis

Front Pediatr. 2022 Jan 6;9:762417. doi: 10.3389/fped.2021.762417. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Introduction: To establish the efficacy of ultrasound (US) combined with urine biomarkers in differentiating patients who require surgical management from… Read more

Dendriplex-Impregnated Hydrogels With Programmed Release Rate

Front Chem. 2022 Jan 5;9:780608. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2021.780608. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT Hydrogels are biocompatible matrices for local delivery of nucleic acids; however, functional dopants are required to provide efficient delivery into… Read more

Reaction Sintering of Biocompatible Al(2)O(3)-hBN Ceramics

ACS Omega. 2022 Jan 7;7(2):2205-2209. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.1c05749. eCollection 2022 Jan 18. ABSTRACT Biocompatible Al2O3-hBN ceramic was sintered from AlN and B2O3 precursors by reaction hot pressing at 1750 °C and… Read more

Osteogenic Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells Modulated by Surface Manganese Chemistry in SLA Titanium Implants

Biomed Res Int. 2022 Jan 13;2022:5339090. doi: 10.1155/2022/5339090. eCollection 2022. ABSTRACT The manganese (Mn) ion has recently been probed as a potential candidate element for the surface chemistry modification of… Read more

Non-antimicrobial and Non-anticancer Properties of ZnO Nanoparticles Biosynthesized Using Different Plant Parts of Bixa orellana

ACS Omega. 2022 Jan 5;7(2):1914-1933. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.1c05324. eCollection 2022 Jan 18. ABSTRACT As traditional cancer therapy is toxic to both normal and cancer cells, there is a need for newer… Read more

Fabricating Dual-Functional Plasmonic-Magnetic Au@MgFe2O4 Nanohybrids for Photothermal Therapy and Magnetic Resonance Imaging

ACS Omega. 2022 Jan 7;7(2):2031-2040. doi: 10.1021/acsomega.1c05486. eCollection 2022 Jan 18. ABSTRACT Bifunctional nanohybrids possessing both plasmonic and magnetic functionalities are of great interest for biomedical applications owing to their… Read more

Cost Comparison From a Patient Perspective for Intracranial Stereotactic Radiation Therapy

Adv Radiat Oncol. 2021 Oct 26;7(1):100816. doi: 10.1016/j.adro.2021.100816. eCollection 2022 Jan-Feb. ABSTRACT PURPOSE: Historically, opaque health care pricing in the US has prevented patients from identifying opportunities to lower costs.… Read more

Network-Like Platinum Nanosheets Enabled by a Calorific-Effect-Induced-Fusion Strategy for Enhanced Catalytic Hydrogenation Performance

Front Chem. 2022 Jan 5;9:818900. doi: 10.3389/fchem.2021.818900. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT In this paper, we report the construction of network-like platinum (Pt) nanosheets based on Pt/reduced graphite oxide (Pt/rGO) hybrids by… Read more

A 3D Printed Modular Soft Gripper Integrated With Metamaterials for Conformal Grasping

Front Robot AI. 2022 Jan 7;8:799230. doi: 10.3389/frobt.2021.799230. eCollection 2021. ABSTRACT A single universal robotic gripper with the capacity to fulfill a wide variety of gripping and grasping tasks has… Read more

A step beyond in steady-state and time-resolved electro-optical spectroscopy: Demonstration of a customized simple, compact, low-cost, fiber-based interferometer system

Struct Dyn. 2022 Jan 13;9(1):011101. doi: 10.1063/4.0000134. eCollection 2022 Jan. ABSTRACT Electro-optical spectroscopy is nowadays a routine approach for the analysis of light induced properties and dynamical processes in matter,… Read more