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  • Controlled Release Mechanisms for Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles 

    Brokenshire, Samantha (2014-06-02)
    In recent years, mesoporous silica nanoparticles (MSNPs) have been extensively researched for application as a drug delivery method. The nanocarrier’s high surface area to volume ratio and ability for the exterior and ...
  • Development, Effects, and Treatment of Arachnoid Cysts 

    Kelleher, Shane (2012-05-01)
    I discuss arachnoid cysts, or excess fluid build up in the brain and spinal cord, and the treatments that are used to control or eliminate them. First, I talk about the causes and origin of arachnoid cysts in the central ...
  • An Evaluation of the Anticancer Effects of Triptolide in Pancreatic Cancer 

    Ulrich, Charles III (2014-06-02)
    Pancreatic cancer is among the most lethal human malignancies with a 5-year survival rate of <5%. This adenocarcinoma is resistant to current chemotherapies, highlighting the need for more effective treatments. Recently, ...
  • Reversibility of Aminoglycoside Ototoxicity 

    Mohan, Akansha (2013-12-17)
    Although gentamicin is a useful antibiotic, it results in permanent auditory and vestibular ototoxicity by damaging inner ear hair cells. A.aurita jellyfish ephyrae have functionally and morphologically similar hair cells ...