IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Mechanisms of bacterial spore deactivation using ambient pressure nonthermal discharges

Author(s): J.G. Birmingham
Sponsor(s): IEEE Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 August 2004
Volume: 32
Page(s): 1,526 - 1,531
ISSN (Paper): 0093-3813
ISSN (Online): 1939-9375
DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2004.832609
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Atmospheric pressure nonthermal plasmas have demonstrated rapid deactivation of bacterial spores on surfaces. For example, the lethal Ames strain of Bacillus anthracis, known as anthrax, has been... View More

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