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Room temperature gas-solid reaction of titanium on glass surfaces forming a very low resistivity layer
Titanium films were deposited on quartz, glass, polyamide and PET substrates in a high vacuum system at room temperature and their electrical resistance monitored in vacuo as a function of thickness. These measurements ...
Organic Acids without a Carboxylic Acid Functional Group
(Journal of Chemical Education 77(7):910-915. July 2000, 2000-07)
This paper presents several organic molecules that have been labeled as acids but do not contain a carboxylic acid functional group. The rationale for the nomenclature and appropriate explanations for the apparent acidity ...
Estrogenic and serotonergic butenolides from the leaves of Piper hispidum Swingle (Piperaceae)
(Journal of Ethnopharmacology 129(2): 220–226, 2010)
Ethnopharmacological relevance: Our previous work has demonstrated that several plants in the Piperaceae family are commonly used by the Q’eqchi Maya of Livingston, Guatemala to treat amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea, and pain. ...
Essential oils of Baccharis trinervis (Asteraceae) from Costa Rica
Constituyentes de los aceites esenciales de Baccharis trinervis (Asteraceae) de Costa Rica
Baccharis is an Asteraceae genus of flowering plants, which has about 340 to 400 species, ranging from the Southern United States to the Southern extreme of Argentina and Chile through Central America and the Caribbean ...
Essential oil from leaves of Myrcianthes fragrans (Myrtaceae) from Costa Rica. A new chemotype?
Aceite esencial de las hojas de Myrcianthes fragrans (Myrtaceae) de Costa Rica. ¿Un nuevo quimiotipo?
Myrcianthes is a Myrtaceous genus of flowering plants of about 30 to 40 species, distributed in the American continent. The aim of this work was to study the chemical composition of the foliar essential oil from M. fragrans ...
Aceptación de un jugo de mora endulzado con estevia en contraste con otros edulcorantes
Acceptance of a blackberry juice sweetened with stevia vs other sweeteners
El objetivo de la presente investigación fue desarrollar un jugo de mora (Rubus adenotrichus), endulzado con esteviolglucósidos (glucósidos obtenidos a partir de las hojas de Stevia rebaudina Bertoni) como una bebida ...
The Bacterial Product Violacein Exerts an Immunostimulatory Effect Via TLR8
Violacein, an indole-derived, purple-colored natural pigment isolated from Chromobacterium violaceum has shown multiple biological activities. In this work, we studied the effect of violacein in different immune cell lines, ...