Polyethylene

Known as: Ethene, homopolymer, Polyethylene [Chemical/Ingredient], Polythene 
A vinyl polymer made from ethylene. It can be branched or linear. Branched or low-density polyethylene is tough and pliable but not to the same… (More)

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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Polyethylene glycol (PEG)-coated (pegylated) gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) have been proposed as drug carriers and diagnostic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
It has been known that the electrical breakdown of insulating materials is strongly affected by the formation of space charge in… (More)
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2001
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2001
Increasing cross-linking has been shown in vitro and in vivo to improve markedly the wear resistance of ultra-high-molecular… (More)
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1999
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1999
Osteolysis induced by ultra high molecular weight polyethylene wear debris is one of the primary factors limiting the lifespan of… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
Fifty-five unconstrained polyethylene tibial inserts were retrieved at revision total knee arthroplasty and examined for evidence… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Superoxide dismutase and catalase enzymatically scavenge superoxide and hydrogen peroxide, respectively. Conjugation of… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
The satisfactory long-term radiographic appearances with the use of the collarless, smooth, polished, tapered stem encourage its… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Intact yeast cells treated with alkali cations took up plasmid DNA. Li+, Cs+, Rb+, K+, and Na+ were effective in inducing… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
(1) When hindlimb peripheral nerves are cut across in rats and mice, there is a tendency for the animal to attack the anaesthetic… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
A simple technique for measuring gastrointestinal transit times using radioopaque pellets of barium-impregnated polythene has… (More)
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