Author: Ehsan Moaseri

The Persistence of Memory

How do cells “decide” whether they proliferate or enter quiescence? Recent trials on cells’ reproductive behavior may answer this question.

Ultrathin Graphene Nanofiltration Membrane for Water Purification

Authors: Yi Han, Zhen Xu , and Chao Gao DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201202601 By: Ehsan Moaseri, Behzad Changalvaie It is predicted that in near future, clean water may become a scarce resource due to rapid population growth, climate change, and growing demands. Therefore, many investigators have focused their…

Nanosizing: a formulation approach for poorly-water-soluble compounds

Authors: Elaine Merisko-Liversidge , Gary G. Liversidge, Eugene R. Cooper European Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences 18 (2003) 113–120 By: Ehsan Moaseri – Behzad Changalvaie   There is a very high percentage of active substances, which are poorly water soluble and therefore, efficient delivery of the drug…

Duality of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in Cancer Therapy

Title: Duality of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in Cancer Therapy: Amplification of Heating Efficiency by Magnetic Hyperthermia and Photothermal Bimodal Treatment Authors: Ana Espinosa, Riccardo Di Corato, Jelena Kolosnjaj-Tabi, Patrice Flaud, Teresa Pellegrino, and Claire Wilhelm DOI 10.1021/acsnano.5b07249 By: Ehsan Moaseri – Behzad Changalvaie In our previous…

Plasmonic photothermal therapy (PPTT) using gold nanoparticles

Title: Plasmonic photothermal therapy (PPTT) using gold nanoparticles Authors: Xiaohua Huang, Prashant K. Jain, Ivan H. El-Sayed, Mostafa A. El-Sayed By: Ehsan Moaseri – Behzad Changalvaie   Cancer therapeutics have been a principal part of biomedical research in the past two decades. A significant portion of this…