Silver ion-based antimicrobials: mechanisms of toxicity and resistance
Dr G Mulley, Prof S C Andrews
Applications accepted all year round
PhD Research Project
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"The emergence and persistence of bacterial strains with resistance to multiple classes of antibiotics has led to renewed interest in the antimicrobial properties of silver ions.