Photoinactivation of various antibiotic resistant strains of Escherichia coli using a paint coat

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Sousa, Vera M.; Manaia, Célia M.; Mendes, Adélio; Nunes, Olga C.;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.jphotochem.2012.10.027
  • Subject: Multi-antibiotic resistant bacteria | :Chemical sciences [Natural sciences] | E. coli | Química | Chemical sciences | Nosocomial infections | :Química [Ciências exactas e naturais] | Photocatalysis | Paint coat | TiO2

Multi-antibiotic resistant bacteria have been implicated with a large number of hospital-acquired infections and become one of the most significant concerns in public health. Given the potential risk of indoor transmission of these organisms in health care units, the de... View more
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