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Nanotexturing Creates Bacteria-Killing Spikes on Stainless Steel Surfaces

News   Dec 14, 2017 | Original Story by John Toon for Georgia Institute of Technology.

 
Nanotexturing Creates Bacteria-Killing Spikes on Stainless Steel Surfaces

Close-up image shows an untreated stainless steel sample (left), and a sample that has been electrochemically treated to create a nanotextured surface. Credit: Rob Felt, Georgia Tech.

 
 
 

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