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ICTAS Strategic Plan 2012-2018
(Virginia Tech, 2012)
Direction and plan for the institute from 2012 - 2018.
Discovering Networks of Perturbed Biological Processes in Hepatocyte Cultures
The liver plays a vital role in glucose homeostasis, the synthesis of bile acids and the detoxification of foreign substances. Liver culture systems are widely used to test adverse effects of drugs and environmental ...
ICTAS Connection, May 2011
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Nanoscale science and engineering. Also, doctoral scholar poster session and ICTAS II grand opening.
ICTAS Connection, October 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-10)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: National Security focus. Also, 2010 Doctoral Scholars and several additions to the ICTAS team.
ICTAS Connection, May 2010
(Virginia Tech, 2010-05)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: Focus on Sustainable Energy. Departure of Chris Cornelius, 2010 Doctoral Scholars.
Aerosol microdroplets exhibit a stable pH gradient
Suspended aqueous aerosol droplets (< 50 mu m) are microreactors for many important atmospheric reactions. In droplets and other aquatic environments, pH is arguably the key parameter dictating chemical and biological ...
Nanoparticulate Nickel-Hosting Phases in Sulfidic Environments: Effects of Ferrous Iron and Bacterial Presence on Mineral Formation Mechanism and Solid-Phase Nickel Distribution
The precipitation of nickel with sulfide is an important process governing the bioavailability of Ni in natural waters, and this process has the potential to effectively remove aqueous Ni contaminants in near-surface ...
Building a safety program to protect the nanotechnology workforce: a guide for small to medium-sized enterprises.
(National Institute For Occupational Safety And Health, Dhhs (NIOSH), 2016-03-31)
This guide provides entrepreneurs and business owners with the tools necessary to develop and implement a written health and safety program to protect employees and colleagues. The guide helps readers recognize and control ...
ICTAS Connection, January 2013
(Virginia Tech, 2013-01)
This newsletter details new developments in staff and programs for ICTAS. In this issue: A focus on sustainability across multiple disciplines.
3D Hepatic Cultures Simultaneously Maintain Primary Hepatocyte and Liver Sinusoidal Endothelial Cell Phenotypes
Developing in vitro engineered hepatic tissues that exhibit stable phenotype is a major challenge in the field of hepatic tissue engineering. However, the rapid dedifferentiation of hepatic parenchymal (hepatocytes) and ...