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Water state characterization, swelling behavior, thermal and mechanical properties of chitosan based networks.
Two kinds of chitosan-based hydrogels, a crosslinked chitosan reference gel and a chitosan-poly(ethylene oxide) semi-interpenetrating network (semi-IPN), with potential pH-sensitive swelling and drugExpand
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Biocompatibility of polymer-based biomaterials and medical devices - regulations, in vitro screening and risk-management.
Biocompatibility evaluation of biomaterials for medical devices is a complex task related to various factors that include mainly chemical nature and physical properties of the material, the contact tissue and duration of contact. Expand
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Migration of impurities from a multilayer plastics container into a parenteral infusion fluid
Abstract Plastics materials are commonly used in the packaging of pharmaceutical products, especially for the parenteral solutions. Thereby, the study of the compatibility of these containers withExpand
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A comparison of plasma and electron beam-sterilization of PU catheters
Abstract Polyurethane (PU) catheters made of Pellethane 2363-80AE® were treated in two different ways: a new treatment with low temperature plasma that could be used to decontaminate reusable polymerExpand
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ATR-FTIR spectroscopy: a chemometric approach for studying the lipid organisation of the stratum corneum.
The barrier function of skin resides in the lipid components of the stratum corneum, particularly their spatial organisation. FTIR spectroscopy has already been used as a relevant tool to study thisExpand
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Pancreatic cancer stem cell proliferation is strongly inhibited by diethyldithiocarbamate-copper complex loaded into hyaluronic acid decorated liposomes.
BACKGROUND Pancreatic cancer stem cells (CSCs) are responsible for resistance to standard therapy, metastatic potential, and disease relapse following treatments. The current therapy for pancreaticExpand
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Studying DEHP migration in plasticized PVC used for blood bags by coupling Raman confocal microscopy to UV spectroscopy.
Plasticized PVC is widely used to make medical devices such as tubing, perfusion bags and blood bags. By using confocal Raman microscopy on a PVC sheet plasticized with around 40% ofExpand
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Identification of the major degradation pathways of ticagrelor.
Ticagrelor is a direct-acting and reversible P2Y12-adenosine diphosphate (ADP) receptor blocker used as antiplatelet drug. Forced degradation under various stress conditions was carried out. TheExpand
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Polymorphism of Irganox 1076: Discovery of new forms and direct characterization of the polymorphs on a medical device by Raman microspectroscopy.
Irganox 1076(R) (octadecyl-3,5-di-tert-butyl-4-hydroxyhydrocinnamate) is a common phenolic antioxidant used in many polymer-based medical devices. As with many organic compounds, several polymorphsExpand
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Solvates of Indomethacin
Indomethacin is known to exhibit polymorphism and solvates, the different forms obtained do not exhibit the same solubility and their bioavailabilities are different. It is of a prime importance toExpand
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