In-vitro

The Influence of Impeller Geometries on Hemolysis in Bearingless Centrifugal Pumps

Author(s): Pascal Puentener, Marcel Schuck, Johann W. Kolar
The Influence of Impeller Geometries on Hemolysis in Bearingless Centrifugal Pumps 150 150 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

Goal: The importance of the main impeller design parameters in bearingless centrifugal pumps with respect to hemolysis for cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) applications are studied in…

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Temozolomide in Combination With NF-κB Inhibitor Significantly Disrupts the Glioblastoma Multiforme Spheroid Formation

Author(s): Naze G. Avci, Nitin Tandon, Yasemin M. Akay, Yoshua Esquenazi, Hui Xia, Jay-Jiguang Zhu, Metin Akay, Lisa H. Schmitt
Temozolomide in Combination With NF-κB Inhibitor Significantly Disrupts the Glioblastoma Multiforme Spheroid Formation 742 558 IEEE Open Journal of Engineering in Medicine and Biology (OJEMB)

Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common malignant primary brain tumor, accounting for 50% of all cases. GBM patients have a five-year survival rate of merely 5.6% and a median…

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