Co-immobilization of Palm and DNase I for the development of an effective anti-infective coating for catheter surfaces

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Alves, D.; Magalhães, Andreia; Grzywacz, Daria; Neubauer, Damian; Kamysz, Wojciech; Pereira, Maria Olívia;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.actbio.2016.08.010
  • Subject: Bi-functional coating | Science & Technology | Dopamine chemistry | Bacterial resistance | Catheter-associated infections | Cytotoxicity

Biomaterial-associated infections, in particular, catheter-associated infections (CAI) are a major problem in clinical practice due to their ability to resist antimicrobial treatment and the host immune system. This study aimed to co-immobilize the antimicrobial lipopep... View more
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