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Catalysts of the Climate Economy: A National Innovation Summit

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 14:58
The event aims to accelerate progress toward the significant economic opportunities associated with solving the unprecedented challenges presented by climate change.
Categories: Green Technology News

Immobilization engineering - How to design advanced sol-gel systems for biocatalysis?

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 13:54
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00896A, PaperDiana Weiser, Flora Nagy, Gergely Banoczi, Mark Olah, Attila Farkas, Andras Szilagyi, Krisztina Laszlo, Akos Gellert, Gyorgy Marosi, Sandor Kemeny, Laszlo Poppe
Immobilization engineering approach using bioinformatics and experimental design tools was applied to improve sol-gel enzyme entrapment methodology. This strategy was used for immobilization of lipase B from Candida antarctica (CaLB),...
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Development of a Certified Reference Material of Human Serum Albumin: Certification and Value Assignment via Amino Acid Analyses

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 09:52
Anal. Methods, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01415E, PaperTomoya Kinumi, Yohei Sakaguchi, Akiko Takatsu
Serum albumin is widely used as the standard material for various protein quantifications. Some commonly used methods to quantify albumin include the bromocresol green and bromocresol purple methods that use...
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UPLC-MS/MS method for determination of schisandrin in rat plasma and brain microdialysates: application to a comparative pharmacokinetic and brain distribution study in normal and Alzheimer's disease rats

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 09:52
Anal. Methods, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01546A, PaperBinbin Wei, Mingyan Liu, Zaixing chen, Minjie Wei
Abstract Schisandrin is the major active ingredient of S. chinensis, which provides an anti-AD activity. The objective of this study was to develop a method to study on the comparative...
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Direct electrochemistry and electrocatalysis of myoglobin immobilized in calcium alginate-graphene microspheres films

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 09:52
Anal. Methods, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01364G, PaperChong Yu, Hong Sun, Shifeng Hou
In the present work, calcium alginate-graphene (CA-graphene) microspheres have been prepared and used to immobilize myoglobin (Mb) for fabricating electroactive Mb-CA-graphene microspheres thin films on the electrode surface. The morphology...
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One-pot Integrated Processing of Biopolymers to Furfurals in Molten Salt Hydrate: Understanding Synergy in Acidity

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 09:52
Green Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01709J, PaperSunitha Sadula, Owen Oesterling, Andrew Nardone, Brian Dinkelacker, Basudeb Saha
Furfural and 5-hydroxymethylfurfual (HMF), promising renewable platforms for bio-products, manufacturing with high carbon efficiency is a challenge because of their undesired polymerization to humins. Here, we present an integrated process...
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Solar Plants Aim to Keep Lights on at Night

Anna Hirtenstein and Mathew Carr for Bloomberg: Solar plants that supply electricity at competitive prices after the sun goes down are about to become a reality in the Middle East
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New Report Discusses Smarter Way Forward for Solar Net Metering

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:56
The report continues PACE's ongoing efforts to support the development of all forms of energy, including residential, community, and utility-scale solar, while also protecting power consumers.
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Bay State Wind Receives First Offshore Wind Site Assessment Plan Approval in the United States

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:53
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has approved the plan for Bay State Wind, a proposed utility-scale offshore wind farm south of Massachusetts
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EEC Introduces World’s First 4-in-1 Photovoltaic (PV) Module Safety Analyzer: Four-in-One Solution to Solarize Power Optimization

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:52
The EPV-500 offers a complete one-step automatic testing solution to perform DC withstand, DC ground bond, insulation resistance, and potential induced degradation(PID) together in a single unit, delivering superior efficiency, performance, and reliability for testing PV panels in both laboratories and manufacturing environments.
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Boviet Solar USA Launches E-zine, “The Current,” to Advance PV Industry Forward

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:50
Global PV Panel Manufacturer Launches New Resource Digital Destination as It Expands into New C&I Markets in North America
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Solar carport appears inside Antaisolar factory

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:44
One solar carport has just completely finished in mid-July, that is the second one solar application following the 150KW roof solar project in factory.
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The Business Booster by InnoEnergy returns to accelerate clean energy innovations across Europe

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:44
The Business Booster (TBB), Europe's catalyst for clean energy innovation, is back for the fifth year running and will take place in RAI Amsterdam on 25-26 October 2017. Hosted by InnoEnergy, the European innovation engine for sustainable energy, TBB is the only event that brings all the necessary stakeholders together to create the future of sustainable energy, today.
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Advisory and Analytics department launches at Natural Power

Alternative Energy - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 08:44
In response to evolving market conditions, Natural Power has launched a new department, ‘Advisory and Analytics', which brings together the best of its due diligence, market analysis and resource analysis teams.
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Poly(acrylamide-homocysteine thiolactone) as a synthetic platform for the preparation of polymeric ionic liquids by post ring-opening-orthogonal modifications

RSC - Polym. Chem. latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 07:51
Polym. Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY01067B, PaperSilvia Montoliu, Oleksandr Zagorodko, Raul Porcar, Eduardo Garcia-Verdugo, Maria Isabel Burguete, Heikki Tenhu, Santiago V. Luis
Poly(Acrylamide-Homocysteine Thiolactone) (PAHT) obtained by RAFT polymerisation can be used as a starting material for the synthesis, through its post modification, of a variety of advanced polymeric materials with different...
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Categories: Polymer Science News

QDs decorated with thiol-monomer ligands as new multicrosslinkers for the synthesis of smart luminescent nanogels and hydrogels

RSC - Polym. Chem. latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 07:51
Polym. Chem., 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7PY00954B, PaperMarta Liras, Isabel Quijada-Garrido, Olga Garcia
Herein new smart thermo-responsive fotoluminescent nano- and macrogel hybrids based on Quantum Dots (QDs) and poly(diethyelene glycol methyl ether methacrylate) (pMEO2MA) are reported. The synthetic stategy comprises the functionalization of...
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Categories: Polymer Science News

The seeded-synthesis of core-shell Au dumbbells with inbuilt Raman molecules and their SERS performance

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 05:49

Anal. Methods, 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01449J, PaperTao Jiang, Xiaolong Wang, Jing Tang, Jun Zhou, Chenjie Gu, Shiwei Tang
Core-shell Au dumbbells with inbuilt Raman molecules were synthesized by a seeded reduction method using core-shell Au nanorod (NR)@PSPAA nanoparticles as the seed.
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A sensitive colorimetric aptasensor with triple-helix molecular switch based on peroxidase-like activity of DNAzyme for ATP detection

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 05:49
Anal. Methods, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01381G, PaperKosar Shahsavar, Morteza Hosseini, Ehsan Shokri, Mohammad Reza Ganjali, Huangxian Ju
Abstract A DNAzyme-based colorimetric aptasensor has been fabricated for fast readout and facile detection of adenosine triphosphate (ATP). The sensor consists of ATP-specific aptamer flanked with cytosine-rich arms at both...
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An introduction to zwitterionic salts

RSC - Green Chem. latest articles - Wed, 07/19/2017 - 05:49

Green Chem., 2017, Advance Article
DOI: 10.1039/C7GC01523B, CommunicationMarijana Blesic, Brendan F. Gilmore, John D. Holbrey, Johan Jacquemin, Gaelle Level, Peter Nockemann, Lorenzo Stella
Zwitterionic salts: highly hydrophilic materials, incorporating some characteristics of zwitterions, ionic liquids, and inorganic salts with potential applications in the biomedical field and separation technology.
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Screening active anti-breast cancer compounds from Cortex Magnolia Officinalis by MCF-7 cell membrane chromatography coupled with UHPLC-ESI-MS/MS

RSC - Anal. Methods latest articles - Tue, 07/18/2017 - 11:34
Anal. Methods, 2017, Accepted Manuscript
DOI: 10.1039/C7AY01213F, PaperXiaoshuang He, Ping Zhang, Muhammad Saqib, Sicen Wang, Xiaofang Hou
Breast cancer is one of the most frequent female malignant tumors. Extracts from Cortex Magnolia Officinalis (CMO) have shown the ability to inhibit the growth of breast cancer cells. In...
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