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Regulation of connexin43 and astrocytic gap junctional intercellular communication in the central nervous system
The objective of this project was to determine the functional states of astrocytic gap junctions under physiological and pathological conditions by analyzing the expression, localization, phosphorylation and immunorecognition ...
Bacteria-triggered release of a potent biocide from core-shell polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA)-based nanofibers for wound dressing application
Bacterial infection is a serious issue in wound healing. Extensive use of biocides in wound dressings have raised concerns like biocide resistance and unwanted harm to normal skin cells. In this thesis, I report a new ...
Phytosterol and tocopherol changes in modified canola oils during frying and storage of fried products
The oxidative stability of phytosterols and tocopherols was investigated in this study by 1) heating phytosterol standards; 2) frying potato chips in canola oils and storing the fried products and 3) heating canola oils ...