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Nanomaterials in plant tissue culture: the disclosed and undisclosed
Plant tissue cultures are the core of plant biology, which is important for conservation, mass propagation, genetic manipulation, bioactive compound production and plant improvement. In recent years,Expand
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Bactericidal activity of green tea extracts: the importance of catechin containing nano particles
When we drink green tea infusion, we believe we are drinking the extract of the green tea leaves. While practically each tea bag infused in 300 mL water contains about 50 mg of suspended green teaExpand
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The ethanopharmacological aspect of carbon nanodots in turmeric smoke
Smoke manifested ever since our ancient’s lit fire; today it has evolved to become an environmental concern. However, medicinal smoke is still part of man’s natural remedies, religious and culturalExpand
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Nature to the natural rescue: Silencing microbial chats.
Communication is the sole means by which effective networking and co-existence is accomplished amongst living beings. Expand
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Purification and characterization of a highly active chromate reductase from endophytic Bacillus sp. DGV19 of Albizzia lebbeck (L.) Benth. actively involved in phytoremediation of tannery
ABSTRACT Phytoremediation using timber-yielding tree species is considered to be the most efficient method for chromium/tannery effluent-contaminated sites. In this study, we have chosen AlbizziaExpand
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Micropropagation and Quantification of Bioactive Compounds in Mertensia maritima (L.) Gray
The goal of this study was to establish an efficient protocol for the large-scale propagation of Mertensia maritima (L.) Gray, and evaluate the carotenoid, fatty acid, and tocopherol contents in theExpand
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Authenticating apple cider vinegar’s home remedy claims: antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral properties and cytotoxicity aspect
Abstract These are the days when one would go online first seeking home remedies before seeing a doctor. Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is one such popular yet scientifically under-validated remedy. OurExpand
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Biofouling control of titanium by microroughness reduction
Abstract The effects of repeated pickling and polishing on biofouling of titanium surfaces were investigated using a confocal laser scanning microscope (CLSM) and standard microbiological methods.Expand
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Photocatalytic inhibition of microbial fouling by anodized Ti6Al4V alloy
Biofouling is one of the major concerns in the use of titanium, an excellent material with respect to corrosion resistance and mechanical properties, for seawater-cooled condensers of power plants.Expand
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Enhancing corrosion and biofouling resistance through superhydrophobic surface modification
A simple approach was developed for generating superhydrophobic surface modification of titanium and 9Cr-1Mo steel. Motivated by the lotus effect in which water droplets falling on the leaves bead upExpand
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