Nanomedicine, Volume I: Basic Capabilities

© 1999 Robert A. Freitas Jr. All Rights Reserved.

Robert A. Freitas Jr., Nanomedicine, Volume I: Basic Capabilities, Landes Bioscience, Georgetown, TX, 1999


References 2900-2999

2900. R.R. Reeber, "Lattice dynamical prediction of the elastic constants of diamond," Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 453(1997):239-243.

2901. S.B. Sinnott, R.J. Colton, C.T. White, O. Shenderova, D.W. Brenner, J.A. Harrison, "Atomistic Simulations of the Nanometer-Scale Indentation of Amorphous Carbon Thin Films," J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 15(May/June 1997):936-940. See also: Judith A. Harrison, Donald W. Brenner, "Simulated Tribochemistry: An Atomic-Scale View of the Wear of Diamond," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116(1995):10399-10402; J.A. Harrison, C.T. White, R.J. Colton, D.W. Brenner, "Investigation of the atomic-scale friction and energy dissipation in diamond using molecular dynamics," Thin Solid Films 260(15 May 1995):205-211; and J.A. Harrison, C.T. White, R.J. Colton, D.W. Brenner, "Effect of Atomic-Scale Surface Roughness on Friction: A Molecular Dynamics Study of Diamond Surfaces," Wear 168(1993):127 et seq.

2902. E.M. Sevick, D.R.M. Williams, "Polymer Brushes as Pressure-Sensitive Automated Microvalves," Macromolecules 27(1994):5285-5290. See also: S. Adiga, D.W. Brenner, "Atomistic Simulation of Shear-Induced Polymer Brush Swelling," at:

2903. D.H. Robertson, D.W. Brenner, C.T. White, "Temperature Dependent Fusion of Colliding C60 Clusters from Molecular Dynamics Simulations," J. Phys. Chem. 99(1995):15721-15724.

2904. S.B. Sinnott, C.T. White, D.W. Brenner, "Properties of Novel Fullerene Tubule Structures: A Computational Study," Mat. Res. Symp. Proc. 359(1995):241-246.

2905. S.B. Sinnott, O.A. Shenderova, C.T. White, D.W. Brenner, "Mechanical Properties of Nanotubule Fibers and Composites Determined from Theoretical Calculations and Simulations," Carbon 36(1997):1-9.

2906. B.I. Dunlap, D.W. Brenner, G.W. Schriver, "Symmetric Isomers of C60H36," J. Phys. Chem. 98(17 February 1994):1756-1757.

2907. Michael Page, Donald W. Brenner, "Hydrogen Abstraction from a Diamond Surface: Ab Initio Quantum Chemical Study using Constrained Isobutane as a Model," J. Am. Chem. Soc. 113(1991):3270-3274.

2908. J.D. Schall, O.A. Shenderova, D.W. Brenner, M.R. Falvo, R. Superfine, R.M. Taylor, "Prediction of Band Gap and Relative Conductivity of Carbon Nanotubules as Function of Strain," paper presented at the Fifth Foresight Conference on Molecular Nanotechnology, November 1997; see at: See also: J.D. Schall, O.A. Shenderova, D.W. Brenner, "Novel Nanoscale Straingauge Design using Carbon Nanotubes," 20 May 1998; see at:

2909. D.W. Brenner, J.D. Schall, J.P. Mewkill, O.A. Shenderova, S.B. Sinnott, "Virtual Design and Analysis of Nanometer-Scale Sensor and Device Components," J. Brit. Interplanet. Soc. 51(1998):137-144. Presentation at the Fifth Foresight Conference on Molecular Nanotechnology, November 1997; see abstract at:

2910. C. Kiskoti, J. Yarger, A. Zettl, "C36, a new carbon solid," Nature 393(25 June 1998):771-774.

2911. R. Glas, M. Bogyo, J.S. McMaster, M. Gaczynska, H.L. Ploegh, "A proteolytic system that compensates for loss of proteasome function," Nature 392(9 April 1998):618-622.

2912. Q. Liu, S.S. Gross, "Binding sites of nitric oxide synthases," Methods Enzymol. 268(1996):311-324.

2913. L. Jia, C. Bonaventura, J. Bonaventura, J.S. Stamler, "S-nitrosohaemoglobin: A dynamic activity of blood involved in vascular control," Nature 380(21 March 1996):221-226.

2914. Fernando I. Rodriguez, Jeffrey J. Esch, Anne E. Hall, Brad M. Binder, G. Eric Schaller, Anthony B. Bleecker, "A Copper Cofactor for the Ethylene Receptor ETR1 from Arabidopsis," Science 283(12 February 1999):996-998.

2915. Elke Geier, Gunter Pfeifer, Matthias Wilm, Marian Lucchiari-Hartz, Wolfgang Baumeister, Klaus Eichmann, Gabriele Niedermann, "A Giant Protease with Potential to Substitute for Some Functions of the Proteasome," Science 283(12 February 1999):978-981.

2916. K. Tanaka, T. Tamura, T. Yoshimura, A. Ichihara, "Proteasomes: Protein and gene structures," New Biologist 4(March 1992):173-187.

2917. M. Rechsteiner, L. Hoffman, W. Dubiel, "The multicatalytic and 26 S proteases," J. Biol. Chem. 268(25 March 1993):6065-6068.

2918. C. Nathan, "Nitric oxide as a secretory product of mammalian cells," FASEB J. 6(September 1992):3051-3064.

2919. S. Moncada, A. Higgs, "The L-arginine-nitric oxide pathway," New Eng. J. Med. 329(30 December 1993):2002-2012.

2920. G.C. Brown, C.E. Cooper, "Nanomolar concentrations of nitric oxide reversibly inhibit synaptosomal respiration by competing with oxygen at cytochrome oxidase," FEBS Lett. 356(19 December 1994):295-298.

2921. Stephen S.-Y. Chui, Samuel M.-F. Lo, Jonathan P.H. Charmant, A. Guy Orpen, Ian D. Williams, "A Chemically Functionalizable Nanoporous Material [Cu3(TMA)2(H2O)3]n," Science 283(19 February 1999):1148-1150.

2922. Vinzenz M. Unger, Nalin M. Kumar, Norton B. Gilula, Mark Yeager, "Three-Dimensional Structure of a Recombinant Gap Junction Membrane Channel," Science 283(19 February 1999):1176-1180.

2924. Shigeru Ikeda et al., "Mechano-catalytic overall water splitting," Chem. Commun. (21 October 1998):2185-2186.

2925. C.V. Saba, P.A. Barton, M.G. Boshier, I.G. Hughes, P. Rosenbusch, B.E. Sauer, E.A. Hinds, "Reconstruction of a Cold Atom Cloud by Magnetic Focusing," Phys. Rev. Lett 82(18 January 1999):468-471. See also: Andrew Watson, "Videotape Brings Atoms To a Focus," Science 283(29 January 1999):626-627.

2926. A.N. Cleland, M.L. Roukes, "A Nanometer-Scale Mechanical Electrometer," Nature 392(12 March 1998):160-162; "Fabrication of high frequency nanometer scale mechanical resonators from bulk Si crystals," App. Phys. Lett. 69(28 October 1996):2653-2655. See also:

2927. A.N. Cleland, M.L. Roukes, "External control of dissipation in a nanometer-scale radio frequency mechanical resonator," Sensors and Actuators A 72(16 February 1999):256-261.

2928. M.L. Roukes, "Yoctocalorimetry: phonon counting in nanostructures," Physica B 263-264(March 1999):1-15.

2929. B.J. Suh, P.C. Hammel, Z. Zhang, M.M. Midzor, M.L. Roukes, J.R. Childress, "Ferromagnetic Resonance Imagine of Co Films using Magnetic Resonance Force Microscopy," J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B. 16(July/August 1998):2275-2279.

2930. W.E. Paul, R.A. Seder, "Lymphocyte responses and cytokines," Cell 76(28 January 1994):241-251.

2931. M.L. Dustin et al., "A novel adaptor protein orchestrates receptor patterning and cytoskeletal polarity in T-cell contacts," Cell 94(4 September 1998):667-677.

2932. M. Beier, F. Reck, T. Wagner, R. Krishnamurthy, A. Eschenmoser, "Chemical Etiology of Nucleic Acid Structure: Comparing Pentapyranosyl-(2'-4') Oligonucleotides with RNA," Science 283(29 January 1999):699-703.

2933. Terry M. Tritt, "Holey and Unholey Semiconductors," Science 283(5 February 1999):804-805.

2934. Th. Zemb, M. Dubois, B. Deme, Th. Gulik-Krzywicki, "Self-Assembly of Flat Nanodiscs in Salt-Free Catanionic Surfactant Solutions," Science 283(5 February 1999):816-819.

2935. E. Ravussin, S. Lillioja, T.E. Anderson, L. Christin, C. Bogardus,"Determinants of 24-hour energy expenditure in man. Methods and results using a respiratory chamber," J. Clin. Invest. 78(December 1986):1568-1578.

2936. F. Zurlo, R.T. Ferraro, A.M. Fontvielle, R. Rising, C. Bogardus, E. Ravussin, "Spontaneous physical activity and obesity: Cross-sectional and longitudinal studies in Pima Indians," Am. J. Physiol. 263(August 1992):E296-E300.

2937. James A. Levine, Norman L. Eberhardt, Michael D. Jensen, "Role of Nonexercise Activity Thermogenesis in Resistance to Fat Gain in Humans," Science 283(8 January 1999):212-214.

2938. Corinna Wu, "A Nonconformist Compound," Science News 155(20 February 1999):120-121.

2939. N. Seppa, "Prospects Dim for Live AIDS Vaccine," Science News 155(13 February 1999):100.

2940. M.P. Krafft, J.G. Riess, "Highly fluorinated amphiphiles and colloidal systems, and their applications in the biomedical field: A contribution," Biochimie 80(May/June 1998):489-514.

2941. F. Frezard, C. Santaella, P. Vierling, J.G. Riess, "Permeability and stability in buffer and in human serum of fluorinated phospholipid-based liposomes," Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1192(1 June 1994):61-70.

2942. C. Guedj, B. Pucci, L. Zarif, C. Coulomb, J.G. Riess, A.A. Pavia, "Vesicles and other supramolecular systems from biocompatible synthetic glycolipids with hydrocarbon and/or fluorocarbon chains," Chem. Phys. Lipids 72(8 August 1994):153-173.

2943. F. Guillod, J. Greiner, J.G. Riess, "Vesicles made of glycophospholipids with homogeneous (two fluorocarbon or two hydrocarbon) or heterogeneous (one fluorocarbon and one hydrocarbon) hydrophobic double chains," Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1282(25 July 1996):283-292.

2944. L. Clary, V. Ravily, C. Santaella, P. Vierling, "Transmembrane pH-driven Na+ permeability of fluorinated phospholipid-based membranes," J. Controlled Release 51(12 February 1998):259-267.

2945. Healthway Online, "Propane/Poison," see at:

2946. Flogas Ireland Ltd., "Flogas LPG/Propane/Butane Safety Data Sheet," see at:

2947. Active Propane Co. Inc., "Material Safety Data Sheet," 1 December 1998, see at:

2948. "DuPont Suva(R) refrigerants: SUVA HP81 (R402B)," revised 25 October 1996, MSDS Number 6000FR, DuPont Corporate MSDS Number DU005603; see at:

2949. B.A. Cornell, G.C. Fletcher, J. Middlehurst, F. Separovic, "The lower limit to the size of small sonicated phospholipid vesicles," Biochim. Biophys. Acta 690(25 August 1982):15-19.

2950. Stephen L. Gillett, "Near-term nanotechnology: The molecular fabrication of nanostructured materials," Nanotechnology 7(September 1996):168-176.

2951. Young-Kyun Kwon, David Tomanek, Sumio Ijima, "Bucky Shuttle Memory Device: Synthetic Approach and Molecular Dynamics Simulations," Phys. Rev. Lett. 82(15 February 1999):1470-1473.

2952. P.S. Virk, E.W. Merrill, H.S. Mickley, K.A. Smith, E.L. Mollo-Christensen, "The Toms Phenomenon: Turbulent Pipe Flow of Dilute Polymer Solutions," J. Fluid Mech. 30-32(1967):305-328.

2953. R. Sureshkumar, Robert A. Handler, Antony N. Beris, "Direct numerical simulation of the turbulent channel flow of a polymer solution," Physics of Fluids 9(1997):743-755. See also: Michael Schneider, "Stretchy Molecules in Low-Drag Solutions," at:

2954. Kevin D. Ausman, Henry W. Rohrs, MinFeng Yu, Rodney S. Ruoff, "Nanostressing and Mechanochemistry," paper presented at the Sixth Foresight Nanotechnology Conference, November 1998; see at:

2955. Al Globus, John Lawton, Todd Wipke, "Automatic molecular design using evolutionary techniques," paper presented at the Sixth Foresight Nanotechnology Conference, November 1998; see at:

2956. Tad Hogg, "Robust Self-Assembly Using Highly Designable Structures," paper presented at the Sixth Foresight Nanotechnology Conference, November 1998; see at:

2957. D. Pierson, C. Richardson, B.I. Yakobson, "Symmetry-dependent strength of carbon nanotubes," presentation at the Sixth Foresight Nanotechnology Conference, November 1998; see at:

2958. Carol Pickering, "Silicon Man Lives: Just Ask Peter Cochrane," Forbes ASAP (22 February 1999)82.

2959. Peter Cochrane, Tips for Time Travelers, McGraw-Hill, New York, 1998. See also:

2960. C.A. Angell, H. Kanno, "Density Maxima in High-Pressure Supercooled Water and Liquid Silicon Dioxide," Science 193(17 September 1976):1121-1122.

2961. A. Bejan, P.A. Tyvand, "The Pressure Melting of Ice Under a Body With Flat Base," Trans. ASME J. Heat Transfer 114(May 1992):529-531; P.A. Tyvand, A. Bejan, "The Pressure Melting of Ice Due to an Embedded Cylinder," Trans. ASME J. Heat Transfer 114(May 1992):532-535.

2962. P.W. Bridgman, "The Pressure-Volume-Temperature Relations of the Liquid, and the Phase Diagram of Heavy Water," J. Chem. Phys. 3(October 1935):597-605. See also: P.W. Bridgman, Collected Experimental Papers, Harvard University Press, Cambridge MA, 1964.

2963. Felix Franks, ed., Water: A Comprehensive Treatise, Volume 7, Water and Aqueous Solutions at Subzero Temperatures, Plenum Press, New York, 1982.

2964. G.P. Johari, Andreas Hallbrucker, Erwin Mayer, "Isotope and impurity effects on the glass transition and crystallization of pressure-amorphized hexagonal and cubic ice," J. Chem. Phys. 95(1 November 1991):6849-6855.

2965. H. Kanno, R.J. Speedy, C.A. Angell, "Supercooling of Water to -92 oC Under Pressure," Science 189(12 September 1975):880-881.

2966. John S. Tse, "Mechanical instability in Ice Ih: A mechanism for pressure-induced amorphization," J. Chem. Phys. 96(1 April 1992):5482-5487.

2967. C. Cavazzoni, G.L. Chiarotti, S. Scandolo, E. Tosatti, M. Bernasconi, M. Parrinello, "Superionic and Metallic States of Water and Ammonia at Giant Planet Conditions," Science 283(1 January 1999):44-46.

2968. Philip Ball, The Self-Made Tapestry: Pattern Formation in Nature, UOP, 1999.

2969. M. Saura, C. Zaragoza, A. McMillan, R.A. Quick, C. Hohenadl, J.M. Lowenstein, Charles J. Lowenstein, "An antiviral mechanism of nitric oxide: Inhibition of a viral protease," Immunity 10(January 1999):21-28.

2970. Kurt Bachmaier, Nikolaus Neu, Luis M. de la Maza, Sukumar Pal, Andrew Hessel, Josef M. Penninger, "Chlamydia Infections and Heart Disease Linked Through Antigenic Mimicry," Science 283(26 February 1999):1335-1339.

2971. Brian J. Balin, Alan P. Hudson, et al., "Identification and localization of Chlamydia pneumoniae in the Alzheimer's brain," Med. Microbiol. Immunol. 187(June 1998):23-42.

2972. John Desmond Bernal, The World, the Flesh, and the Devil: An Enquiry into the Future of the Three Enemies of the Rational Soul, reprint of the 1929 essay, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, 1969. See also at:

2973. Ben Bova, Immortality: How Science Is Extending Your Life Span -- and Changing the World, Avon Books, New York, 1998.

2974. J.D. Watson, F.H.C. Crick, "Molecular structure of nucleic acids," Nature 171(1953):737-738.

2975. James D. Watson, The Double Helix, Atheneum Publishers, New York, 1968.

2976. D. Rudman et al., "Effects of human growth hormone in men over 60 years old," New. Engl. J. Med. 323(1990):1-6.

2977. Ronald Klatz, Frances A. Kovarik, eds., Advances in Anti-Aging Medicine, Volume I, Mary Ann Liebert Press, 1996.

2978. Ronald Klatz, Robert Goldman, Bob Goldman, Don R. Bensen, Stopping the Clock, Keats Publ, 1996.

2979. Ronald Klatz, Carol Kahn, Grow Young with HGH, HarperCollins, New York, 1997.

2980. Bob Goldman, Ronald Klatz, Lisa Berger, Robert Goldman, Brain Fitness, Doubleday, New York, 1998.

2981. "American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine," see at:

2982. Marvin Minsky, The Society of Mind, Simon and Schuster, New York, 1985.

2983. Julian Jaynes, The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1976.

2984. Sigmund Freud, A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis, Buni and Liveright, New York, 1920. See also: The Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, translated by James Strachey in collaboration with Anna Freud, Hogarth, London, 1961.

2985. Carl G. Jung, Analytical Psychology, Moffat & Yard, New York, 1916. See also: Psychological Types, Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1933.

2986. Otto Rank, The Trauma of Birth, Robert Brunner Publ., New York, 1952.

2987. G.W. Allport, H.S. Odbert, "Trait-names: A psycho-lexical study," Psychological Monographs 47(1936):1-171.

2988. Paul M. Churchland, Matter and Consciousness, revised edition, MIT Press, Cambridge MA, 1988. See also: A Neurocomputational Perspective, MIT Press, Cambridge MA, 1989; The Engine of Reason, the Seat of the Soul, MIT Press, Cambridge MA, 1995.

2989. Patricia S. Churchland, Neurophilosophy: Toward a Unified Science of the Mind-Brain, MIT Press, Cambridge MA, 1986.

2990. Gerald M. Edelman, Bright Air, Brilliant Fire: On the Matter of Mind, BasicBooks, New York, 1992.

2991. Alexander Sasha Chislenko, "Intelligent Information Filters and Enhanced Reality," Extropy #16, Qtr I, 1996, pp. 13-17, 26. See also:

2992. Max More, "Technological Self-Transformation," Extropy #10, Winter/Spring 1993, pp. 15-24.

2993. Max More, "Beyond the Machine: Technology and Posthuman Freedom," Proc. Ars Electronica 1997, Ars Electronica Center, Springer, Wien, New York, 1997.

2994. Bradley Rhodes, Seum-Lim Gan, "Collab97 Project Proposal: The Direction Bump," see at:

2995. Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International, "Aerial Robotics Competition," see at:

2996. David Brin, The Transparent Society, Addison-Wesley, Reading MA, 1998.

2997. Allergy Internet Resources, "Food Allergies," see at:

2998. The Genome Database, "Genetic Disorders by Chromosome," last updated 21 February 1999; see at:

2999. Beverly Merz, "Blazing A Genetic Trail: Reading the Human Blueprint," A Report from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, July 1998; see at:


Last updated on 25 February 2003