Effects of Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Helicobacter pylori Biofilm

@article{Campli2009EffectsOE,
  title={Effects of Extremely Low-Frequency Electromagnetic Fields on Helicobacter pylori Biofilm},
  author={Emanuela Di Campli and Soraya Di Bartolomeo and Rossella Grande and Mara Di Giulio and Luigina Cellini},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={60},
  pages={412-418}
}
The aim of this work was to investigate the effects of exposure to extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields (ELF-EMF) both on biofilm formation and on mature biofilm of Helicobacter pylori. Bacterial cultures and 2-day-old biofilm of H. pylori ATCC 43629 were exposed to ELF-EMF (50 Hz frequency–1 mT intensity) for 2 days to assess their effect on the cell adhesion and on the mature biofilm detachment, respectively. All the exposed cultures and the respective sham exposed controls were… CONTINUE READING

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