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Folic Acid-Conjugated Cellulose Nanocrystals Show High Folate-Receptor Binding Affinity and Uptake by KB and Breast Cancer Cells
(American Chemical Society, 2018-10-24)
The study evaluates cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs) as nanocarriers for targeted, intracellular delivery of molecular agents. CNCs were labeled with fluorescein-5′-isothiocyanate as an imaging agent and conjugated to folic ...
Changes in the Chemical Composition and Decay Resistance of Thermally-Modified Hevea brasiliensis Wood
In this study the effect of thermal treatment on the equilibrium moisture content, chemical composition and biological resistance to decay fungi of juvenile and mature Hevea brasiliensis wood (rubber wood) was evaluated. ...
Nano@lignocellulose intercalated montmorillonite as adsorbent for effective Mn(II) removal from aqueous solution
(Springer Nature, 2018-07-18)
This paper describes the preparation of nano@lignocellulose (nano@LC) and a nano@lignocellulose/montmorillonite (nano@LC/MT) nanocomposite, as well as the capacity of the nano@LC/MT for adsorbing manganese ions from aqueous ...
Preliminary study of Cell Wall Structure and its Mechanical Properties of C3H and HCT RNAi Transgenic Poplar Sapling
(Springer Nature, 2018-07-12)
This research focused on the cell wall structure and its mechanical properties of down-regulated Coumaroyl shikimate 3-hydroxylase (C3H) transgenic poplar and down-regulated hydroxycinnamoyl CoA: shikimate hydroxycinnamoyl ...
Tecnologías avanzadas de manufactura en países en vías de desarrollo una comparación entre Costa Rica y México
(Instituto Tecnologico De Costa Rica, 2006-10-01)
Comparison of the Economic Feasibility between Conventional and Vacuum Drying for 4/4 Red Oak
(FOREST PRODUCTS SOC, 2017-01-01)
Skateboards as a Sustainable Recyclable Material
The exact number of skateboards manufactured every year is unknown, but it is estimated to be in the millions. Most skateboard decks are made from a high grade of maple (Acer spp.) veneer plywood and typically last only a ...
A Case Study to Determine Drivers and Barriers of Appalachian Forest Products in Central America
(Instituto Tecnologico De Costa Rica, 2012-06-04)
¿Cómo integrar la estrategia de una empresa con su sistema de gestión de calidad?
(Instituto Tecnologico De Costa Rica, 2006-06-01)