contact-killing; antimicrobial; hygiene; solid copper; engineered surfaces
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Mermod Mélanie, Magnani David, Solioz Marc, Stoyanov Jivko V (2012), The copper-inducible ComR (YcfQ) repressor regulates expression of ComC (YcfR), which affects copper permeability of the outer membrane of Escherichia coli., in Biometals : an international journal on the role of metal ions in biology, biochemistry, and medicin
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Mancini Stefano, Abicht Helge K, Karnachuk Olga V, Solioz Marc (2011), Genome sequence of Desulfovibrio sp. A2, a highly copper resistant, sulfate-reducing bacterium isolated from effluents of a zinc smelter at the Urals., in Journal of bacteriology
, 193(23), 6793-4.
Dupont Christopher L, Grass Gregor, Rensing Christopher (2011), Copper toxicity and the origin of bacterial resistance--new insights and applications., in Metallomics : integrated biometal science
, 3(11), 1109-18.
Abicht Helge K, Mancini Stefano, Karnachuk Olga V, Solioz Marc (2011), Genome sequence of Desulfosporosinus sp. OT, an acidophilic sulfate-reducing bacterium from copper mining waste in Norilsk, Northern Siberia., in Journal of bacteriology
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Effie Tsakalidou (2011), Stress Responses of Lactic Acid Bacteria
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