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Kourmouli, A. (author), Valenti, M. (author), van Rijn, E. (author), Beaumont, H.J.E. (author), Kalantzi, Olga Ioanna (author), Schmidt-Ott, A. (author), Biskos, G. (author)
The use of disc diffusion susceptibility tests to determine the antibacterial activity of engineered nanoparticles (ENPs) is questionable because their low diffusivity practically prevents them from penetrating through the culture media. In this study, we investigate the ability of such a test, namely the Kirby-Bauer disc diffusion test, to...
journal article 2018
Kalantzi, O.I. (author), Biskos, G. (author)
The increasing penetration of materials and products containing engineered nanoparticles (ENPs) to the market is posing many concerns regarding their environmental impacts. To assess these impacts, there is an urgent need of techniques for determining the health-related properties of ENPs and standards for assessing their toxicity. Although a...
journal article 2014