Polymer-Immobilized Photosensitizers for Continuous Eradication of Bacteria

The photosensitizers Rose Bengal (RB) and methylene blue (MB), when immobilized in polystyrene, were found to exhibit high antibacterial activity in a continuous regime. The photosensitizers were immobilized by dissolution in chloroform, together with polystyrene, with further evaporation of the sol...

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Main Authors: Anton Valkov, Faina Nakonechny, Marina Nisnevitch
Format: Article
Published: MDPI AG 2014-08-01
Series:International Journal of Molecular Sciences
Online Access:http://www.mdpi.com/1422-0067/15/9/14984