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Journal: Biomedical and environmental sciences : BES

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To evaluate the performance of vaporized hydrogen peroxide (VHP) for the bio-decontamination of the high efficiency particulate air (HEPA) filter unit.

Concepts: Oxygen, Water, Hydrogen peroxide, Humidity, Respirator, Air purifier, Vaporized hydrogen peroxide, HEPA

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To isolate and characterize indigenous algicidal bacteria and their algae-lysing compounds active against Microcystis aeruginosa, strains TH1, TH2, and FACHB 905.

Concepts: Immune system, Bacteria, Fungus, T helper cell, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacterial cell structure, Vermilion, Carmine

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To investigate the in vitro effect of caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE), a NF-κB inhibitor, on the apoptosis of osteoarthritic (OA) chondrocytes and on the regulation of the gelatinases matrix metalloproteinase 2 (MMP-2) and matrix metalloproteinase 9 (MMP-9).

Concepts: In vitro, Inhibitor, Matrix metalloproteinase, Caffeic acid, Metalloproteinase, MMP2, MMP9, EC 3.4.24

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Air-borne particulates from different sources could have different physicochemical properties and inflammatory potentials. This study aims to characterize the chemical compositions and the toxicity of ambient particulate matter (PM) associated with traffic emissions.

Concepts: Particulate, Smog, Air pollution, Particulates

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To evaluate histopathological alterations of the liver and kidney of female rats exposed to low doses of DM and its potential genotoxic activity.

Concepts: Oxidative stress, Liver, Radical

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To define and evaluate the malaria transmission potential in the Yangtze River, following construction of the Three Gorges Reservoir.

Concepts: China, Yangtze River, Chongqing, Three Gorges Dam, Hubei, Three Gorges, Yichang, History of China

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To assess the obesity prevalence in Saudi adults according to the international standards of body mass index (BMI) and body fat percentage (BF%).

Concepts: Nutrition, Obesity, Mass, Adipose tissue, Body mass index, Medical signs, Body fat percentage, Body shape

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To study the technique of Western blot for the diagnosis of Lyme disease caused by Borrelia afzelii in China and to establish the standard criteria by operational procedure.

Concepts: Western blot, Lyme disease, Borrelia, Borrelia afzelii

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To investigate the effect of electronspun PLGA/HAp/Zein scaffolds on the repair of cartilage defects.

Concepts: In vivo, In vitro fertilisation, In vitro