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Antimicrobial poly(methacrylamide) derivatives prepared via aqueous RAFT polymerization exhibit biocidal efficiency dependent upon cation structure.
Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) show great potential as alternative therapeutic agents to conventional antibiotics as they can selectively bind and eliminate pathogenic bacteria without harmingExpand
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Treatment outcome of multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in the United Kingdom: retrospective-prospective cohort study from 2004 to 2007.
United Kingdom (UK) guidelines recommend at least 18 months treatment for patients with multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB). Prior to 2008, data on treatment outcome were only available at 12Expand
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Comparative effectiveness of physician diagnosis and guideline definitions in identifying sepsis patients in the emergency department.
PURPOSE The purpose of our study was to compare the agreement of emergency physician diagnoses relative to the 1991 American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP)/Society of Critical Care MedicineExpand
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Intestinal micropatches for oral insulin delivery
Abstract Diabetes mellitus has become a major public health issue that has almost reached epidemic proportions worldwide. Injectable insulin has been typically utilized for the management of thisExpand
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Antimicrobial Peptide Mimicking Primary Amine and Guanidine Containing Methacrylamide Copolymers Prepared by Raft Polymerization.
Naturally occurring antimicrobial peptides (AMPs) display the ability to eliminate a wide variety of bacteria, without toxicity to the host eukaryotic cells. Synthetic polymers containing moietiesExpand
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Repair of Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defects With Decellularized Extracellular Matrix: Initial and Midterm Outcomes
Objective: Since April 2010, our institution has repaired complete atrioventricular septal defects (CAVSDs) with a two-patch technique utilizing CorMatrix extracellular material. This material isExpand
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Twenty Years of Exciting Neuroscience
Twenty years ago, Neuron was launched with the aim of providing a forum for the publication of research in cellular and molecular neurobiology. In the late eighties, molecular biology had exploded asExpand
Quantifying the Size of the Pterygium Head by Evaluating the Fibrous Area or the Vascularized Area.
PURPOSE Pterygium is characterized by the development of wing-shaped fibrovascular tissue from the bulbar conjunctiva across the limbus onto the cornea. The purpose of this study was to quantify theExpand