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The role of mitochondria and biotransformation in abamectin-induced cytotoxicity in isolated rat hepatocytes
Abamectin (ABA), which belongs to the family of avermectins, is used as a parasiticide; however, ABA poisoning can impair liver function. In a previous study using isolated rat liver mitochondria, we observed that ABA ...
Use Of Methylene Blue Uptake For Assessing Cell Viability Of Colony-forming Microalgae
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BVAMSTERDAM, 2015)
Toxicity of chlorhexidine on odontoblast-like cells
(Universidade de São Paulo (USP), Faculdade de Odontologia de Bauru, 2010-01-01)
Chlorhexidine gluconate (CHX) is recommended for a number of clinical procedures and it has been pointed out as a potential cavity cleanser to be applied before adhesive restoration of dental cavities. Objective: As CHX ...
Cytotoxicity of water-soluble fraction from biodiesel and its diesel blends to human cell lines
(Academic Press Inc. Elsevier B.V., 2011-11-01)
The designation of biodiesel as a green fuel has increased its commercialization and use, making its fate in the environment a matter of concern. Fuel spills constitute a major source of aquatic pollution and, like diesel ...
Influence of different buffers (HEPES/MOPS) on keratinocyte cell viability and microbial growth
This study assessed the effect of the buffers 4-(2-hydroxyethyl)-1-piperazineethanesulfonic acid (HEPES) and 3-(N-morpholino) propanesulfonic acid (MOPS) on keratinocyte cell viability and microbial growth. It was observed ...
Effects of cigarette smoke and nicotine on cell viability, migration and myofibroblastic differentiation
(John Wiley & Sons A/S, 2012-02-04)
Background and Objective: Several studies have analysed the role of nicotine as a prominent agent affecting wound repair in smokers. However, tobacco smoke contains several components that may alter gingival wound healing. ...
Biocompatibility and bioactivity of calcium silicate-based endodontic sealers in human dental pulp cells
(Univ Sao Paulo Fac Odontologia Bauru, 2015-09-01)
Mineral Trioxide Aggregate (MTA) is a calcium silicate-based material. New sealers have been developed based on calcium silicate as MTA Fillapex and MTA Plus. Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate biocompatibility ...