This Research Topic is intended to have an overall coverage of the bioremediation from new innovation of ideas, approaches, and research execution to illustrate the future new directions and new discoveries. Alfieri Microbial Biodiversity Investigation techniques S. Andreas Maurer, Novalung GmbH; Dr. The feasibility study has provided the researchers with a solution to this challenge: the peptide is multimerised into a larger protein; individual peptides are connected by very small segments that are selectively cleaved following the biosynthesis of the peptides, which is a scalable process. Beneduce Biology of Escherichia coli O157:H7 in human health and food safety with emphasis on sublethal injury and detection Amanda L. The institution was widely criticized for failing to disclose crucial information on informed consent documents, relaxing criteria for accepting volunteers, and enrolling volunteers who were ineligible.
These identified potential biomarkers are confirmed to play a role in these respective cancers by using Molecular Biology, Cell Biology and Proteomics technologies. The bio-absorbable version made by Abbott Laboratories in Illinois goes one step further: Unlike metal stents, it does its job and disappears. After six months the stent begins to dissolve, and after two years it's completely gone, leaving behind a healthy artery. Investigators use human lung epithelial cell culture for the study, studying humans as well as animals. There are additional opportunities for disseminating research results through presentations at scientific conferences. In order to assess the possible anti-cancer properties of indigenous medicinal plants, we screen extracts of these plants for the presence of pro-apoptotic agents. One example of such recent approaches is biomineralization with its successful application in radionuclide entrapment and retardation, soil stabilization, remediation of cracks in building structures and restoration of cultural heritages.
Sand-grain-size microchips emit high-frequency electrical currents that are logged by Band-Aid-like receivers on the skin. The microrobots carry out individual tasks, are freely configurable and autonomously work together in a joint working platform. Rocket-Powered Arm Adding strength to prosthetic limbs has typically required bulky battery packs. Farías Strategies for the enhancement of malolactic fermentation in the new climate conditions J. These types of medicines disrupt molecules associated with cancer growth, and they are known as targeted cancer therapies. This is especially true in the wake of the Patriot Act.
Lipke Advances in industrial biofilm control with micro-nanotechnology Ferreira C. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, and the Senate Judiciary Committee. Protecting Human Subjects in Clinical Trials This issue has generated considerable debate since 1999, when 18-year-old Jesse Gelsinger died while participating in a gene therapy trial at the University of Pennsylvania. García-Jalón Potential links between irrigation water quality and microbiological quality of food in subsistence farming in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Megan E. Abed and Kumar Sudesh Microbial production of biodegradable polymers and their role in cardiac stent development P. Blechschmidt-Trapp, Ulm University of Applied Sciences; Dr.
The debate, of course, pits people who believe the research may one day find cures for diseases against others who say it violates human life. The scaffold, meanwhile, supports the growth of new axons up and down the spinal cord. The lenses then relay information to a small device worn by the patient; the device wirelessly transmits it to a computer. But many developments can be used for good or evil, or both. Due to the small image section of an individual image 0,4 x 0,4 mm² , reliable diagnosis requires the large-scale reconstruction of a continuous series of images.
The main research project of our laboratory seeks to identify genetic factors that are responsible for individual differences in drug efficacy and susceptibility to adverse drug reactions. Other emerging bioremediation methods include electrobioremediation, microbe-assisted phytoremediation, genetic recombinant technologies in enhancing plants in accumulation of inorganic metals and metalloids as well as degradation of organic pollutants, protein-metabolic engineering to enhance bioremediation efficiency, nanobiotechnology, system biology to bioremediation and so on. The protein translator makes protein arrays much simpler to produce; it produces a copy of a array in the form of a protein array. Teixeira Biosurfactants from marine bacterial isolates R. Cancer Drug Studies Cancer drug studies represent one type of pharmacological research topic.
For instance, the antidepressant drug Prozac is also known as Reconcile in the veterinarian world, and it is used to treat separation anxiety in dogs. Another research project studies the immediate environment of the lung, particularly how a person reacts to inflammatory stress and the use of drug treatments. Research in the area of pharmaceutical cell biology aims to understand basic cell biology and relate the findings to diseases in humans. Mano S-layers in lactobacilli: structural characteristics and putative role in surface and probiotic properties of whole bacteria P. The Gelsinger episode, though, raised another sticking point — financial conflicts of interest.
We will be provided with an authorization token please note: passwords are not shared with us and will sync your accounts for you. Because of this, the individual manuscript will deal with the focal topic from molecular levels of genes, proteins, cells, individual organisms, complex community and ecosystem to address the identified topic. This research topic welcomes contributions in the following areas: - Emerging bioremediation approach in the treatment of pollutants - Bioremediation approach in the treatment of new emerging contaminants - Enzymatic bioremediation and biogeochemistry - Bioremediation in agriculture - Mathematical modelling and performance evaluation of bioremediation processes - Biomineralization and biomining of inorganics - Bioremediation for restoration of building materials and heritages - Molecular aspects of recent bioremediation approaches including system biology approach to bioremediation - Knowledge gaps and limitations in field application strategies of bioremediation Important Note: All contributions to this Research Topic must be within the scope of the section and journal to which they are submitted, as defined in their mission statements. Photosynthesis can teach scientists a lot about solar technologies. Drug Delivery Another major topic for pharmacy research relates to drug delivery.
Savka Microbial biofilms: case reviews of bacterial and fungal pathogens persisting on biomaterials and environmental substrata Ian R. And probably, litigation will determine some boundaries. The effort also could lead to medicines for bacteria, such as those causing tuberculosis, pneumonia, salmonellosis, malaria, sepsis, or sexually transmitted diseases. In addition, he says, volunteers should not be recruited in a manner that would suggest that they are being paid bribes, as opposed to reimbursement for legitimate expenses. Genetic modification is also used to lower fats in cooking oil and enhance nutrients that fight diseases. Ethical design of clinical trials was, by far, the most frequently cited ethical issue by our editorial board.