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Antimicrobial properties of iodine based products

@article{Vasudevan2010AntimicrobialPO,
  title={Antimicrobial properties of iodine based products},
  author={Padma Vasudevan and Mamta Tandon},
  journal={Journal of Scientific \& Industrial Research},
  year={2010},
  volume={69},
  pages={376-383}
}
  • P. Vasudevan, M. Tandon
  • Published 1 May 2010
  • Materials Science, Engineering, Medicine
  • Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research
IO 3 - (100 ppm +) in water exhibits antimicrobial properties when taken alone or with salt. Polyiodide resin killed experimental bacteria on contact and exhibited excellent antimicrobial properties while resin loaded with IO 3 - was not effective. Therefore, polyiodide resin would be an efficient system for water disinfection. 

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