2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2008 - 11th Annual

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Clean Technology 2008

Novel Compounds for Disrupting Biofilms

Z. Shomroni
Yissum Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL

Keywords:
cleantech, environment, water technologies, biofouling, biofilm

Abstract:
Our Innovation: Novel simple heterocyclic compounds, synthesized to resemble the structure of the natural auto inducer-2, are used as polymer coatings for water pipes, membranes and other surfaces to disrupt quorum sensing between bacterial cells and prevent the formation of biofilms


Nanotech 2008 Conference Program Abstract