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Activated charcoal was microencapsulated with Lactobacillus acidophilus 314 previously adapted for urea uptake. The creatinine removal capacity of this combination microcapsule was evaluated in-vitro in media simulating the small intestine. Results show that microcapsules containing both activated charcoal and L. acidophilus 314 demonstrated potential for decreasing creatinine. Interestingly, when co-encapsulating both activated charcoal and L. acidophilus 314 a smaller decrease in creatinine was observed than when encapsulating them separately. However, co-encapsulated microcapsules were more stable in various parts of the gastrointestinal system and survived longer in storage. These results suggest the feasibility of using microcapsules containing activated charcoal and probiotic bacteria as oral adjuvants for creatinine removal and provides a theoretical model for the use of these microcapsules to remove any unwanted metabolite.
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), and elevates the burdens caused by chemical oxidants in general ( 58 ), and by sudden generation of reactive oxygen species (ROS) in particular ( 59 ). Regarding elevated salt concentrations (hyperosmotic conditions), presence of PHA granules in living microbes turned out to support the cells to better survive the harmful effects of osmotic up-shock; this also clarifies why PHA granules are found in so many haloarchaeal species isolated up to date from extremely saline ecological niches ( 57 ).
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with up to 10% yield gains though expression of a sunflower HB4 modified homeodomain leucine zipper. Oak Ridge National Laboratory scientists in New York have recently published details of genes from Kalanchoe , Phaleonopsis (orchid) and Ananas cosmosus (pineapple) that appear to enable different drought-resistant plants to survive in semi-arid conditions ( 79 , 80 ). These findings, which followed an interdisciplinary investigation using plant physiology, bioinformatics, genomics and biochemical tools alongside a supercomputer, may prove of long term
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that without adaptation the strains could not survive in undiluted feedstock, thus different dilutions were tested and also the adaptive capacity of strains investigated. In the case study, the results of strain selection highlighted the importance of an adaptation period to the AD effluent.
Outdoor production of microalgae is subject to seasonal temperature fluctuations which can affect the growth of algae. Because the incident sunlight is also heating the reactors, temperatures over 40°C can be reached in photobioreactors. In open ponds, since evaporation
, leaving surviving brain tissue unprotected against the potentially harmful effect of blood pressure changes. Likewise, autoregulation may be lost in the surroundings of a space-occupying brain lesion, be it a tumor or a hematoma [ 70 ]. Below and above this limit or in pathological cases, CBF passively follows systemic arterial pressure. Beyond the lower limit of autoregulation, vessels passively collapse, and ischemia results. Beyond the upper limit of autoregulation or the “breakthrough zone”, increased intra-vascular volume and pressure results in vasogenic edema