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Nanotech 2014 Vol. 2
Nanotech 2014 Vol. 2
Nanotechnology 2014: MEMS, Fluidics, Bio Systems, Medical, Computational & Photonics
 
Chapter 4: Bio Nano Materials
 

Reduced bacterial attachment on surface modified hydrophobic fabric surface: a possible approach for safety enhanced packaging material

Authors:A.A. Chaudhari, K.K. Rangan, T.S. Sudarshan, S.R. Singh, S.R. Pillai
Affilation:Alabama State University, US
Pages:231 - 234
Keywords:hydrophobic, bacterial count, bacterial attachment, packaging material
Abstract:In the present study, three surface modified fabrics were investigated for their bacterial attachment properties using Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium (gram –ve) and Staphylococcus aureus (gram+ve) bacteria. Our results indicate that surface modified fabric show reduced or no bacterial attachment properties and therefore could be suitable of its application as a safety enhanced packaging material.
ISBN:978-1-4822-5827-1
Pages:570
Hardcopy:$209.95
 
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