• Ultrashort-pulse lasers kill bacterial superbugs, spores

    14 days ago - By Phys

    Life-threatening bacteria are becoming ever more resistant to antibiotics, making the search for alternatives to antibiotics an increasingly urgent challenge. For certain applications, one alternative may be a special type of laser.
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  • Ultrashort-pulse lasers kill bacterial superbugs, spores

    15 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found that multidrug-resistant bacteria and bacterial spores can be killed by ultrashort-pulse lasers. The findings could lead to new ways to sterilize wounds and blood products without damaging human cells.
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