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Trends in Biotechnology

Print ISSN
0167-7799
Electronic ISSN
1879-3096
Impact factor
9.644
Publisher
Sciencedirect
URL
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/01677799
Usage rank
807
Article count
2081
Free count
2
Free percentage
0.000961076
PDFs via platforms
Rcgp, Sciencedirect from 1983, Ingenta, Gale, Proquest, and CSA

  1. What place for polyacrylamide in proteomics?

    Trends in Biotechnology 19:3 (2001)

    We describe the progress made towards establishing 2D-PAGE as the optimal separation tool for proteomics research....
  2. Novel vaccine technologies.

    Trends in Biotechnology 15(12):483 (1997) PMID 9418302

  3. Towards XNA nanotechnology: new materials from synthetic genetic polymers.

    Trends in Biotechnology 32(6):321 (2014) PMID 24745974 PMCID PMC4039137

    Nucleic acids display remarkable properties beyond information storage and propagation. The well-understood base pairing rules have enabled nucleic acids to be assembled into nanostructures of ever increasing complexity. Although nanostructures can be constructed using other building blocks, includi...
  4. Lab-on-a-chip technologies for stem cell analysis.

    Trends in Biotechnology 32(5):245 (2014) PMID 24726257

    We address recent lab-on-a-chip developments for stem cell analysis. We highlight in particular the tangible advantages of microfluidic devices to overcome most of the challenges associated with stem cell identification, expansion and differentiation, with the greatest advantage being that lab-on-a-...
  5. Blood substitutes: why haven't we been more successful?

    Trends in Biotechnology 32(4):177 (2014) PMID 24630491

    Persistent safety concerns have stalled the development of viable hemoglobin (Hb)-based oxygen carriers (HBOCs). HBOCs have several advantages over human blood, including availability, long-term storage, and lack of infectious risk. The basis of HBOC toxicity is poorly understood, however, several m...
  6. Delivery of intrahemocoelic peptides for insect pest management.

    Trends in Biotechnology 32(2):91 (2014) PMID 24331760

    The extensive use of chemical insecticides for insect pest management has resulted in insecticide resistance now being recorded in >500 species of insects and mites. Although gut-active toxins such as those derived from Bacillus thuringiensis (Bt) have been successfully used for insect pest manageme...
  7. Understanding of dopant-induced osteogenesis and angiogenesis in calcium phosphate ceramics.

    Trends in Biotechnology 31(10):594 (2013) PMID 24012308 PMCID PMC3825404

    General trends in synthetic bone grafting materials are shifting towards approaches that can illicit osteoinductive properties. Pharmacologics and biologics have been used in combination with calcium phosphate (CaP) ceramics, however, they have recently become the target of scrutiny over safety. The...
  8. Laccase-mediated oxidation of small organics: bifunctional roles for versatile applications.

    Trends in Biotechnology 31(6):335 (2013) PMID 23639526

    Laccases have been widely used in several biotechnological areas, including organic synthesis, bioremediation, and pulp/textile bleaching. In most applications, the enzymatic actions start with single-electron oxidation of small organics followed by formation of the corresponding radicals. These rad...
  9. Soft robotics: a bioinspired evolution in robotics.

    Trends in Biotechnology 31(5):287 (2013) PMID 23582470

    We review emerging soft-bodied robotic systems, and in particular recent developments inspired by soft-bodied animals. Incorporating soft technologies can potentially reduce the mechanical and algorithmic complexity involved in robot design. Incorporating soft technologies will also expedite the evo...
  10. The greener synthesis of nanoparticles.

    Trends in Biotechnology 31(4):240 (2013) PMID 23434153

    We examine 'greener' routes to nanoparticles of zerovalent metals, metal oxides, and salts with an emphasis on recent developments. Products from nature or those derived from natural products, such as extracts of various plants or parts of plants, tea, coffee, banana, simple amino acids, as well as...