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Antibacterial Properties of Silicon Incorporated With Quaternary Ammonium Polyethylenimine Nanoparticles

2010-07-15 17:00:00 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of this study is to evaluate the antibacterial activity of crosslinked quaternary ammonium polyethylenimine (PEI) nanoparticles incorporated at 1-2% w/w in a commercial soft liner material when compared to the commercial soft liner material.

The investigators' results in vitro showed a significant delay in bacterial growth.

Therefore, the investigators assume to have the same delay in vivo- on patients.

Study Design

Allocation: Non-Randomized, Control: Placebo Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Subject), Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

Carcinoma of Head and Neck

Intervention

polyethylenimine (PEI) nanoparticles.

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Hadassah Medical Organization

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2010-07-15T17:00:00-0400

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