General


Peptide: nisin
Microorganism:Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 35984
Administration:
Stage: Adhesion (1-2h)
Notes:Poly (ethylene-co-vinyl acetate) copolymer (EVA14); nisin 8000IU/mg

Experimental procedure


Method AMP Effect(Biofilm reduction) Concentration Notes
Safranin staining 21 - 50% 0.1 uM 0.1% Nisin/Eva14 weight
Safranin staining 51 - 90% 0.5 uM 0.5% Nisin/Eva14 weight
Safranin staining 21 - 50% 1 uM 1% Nisin/Eva14 weight

Reference



M. Di Luca, G. Maccari, G. Maisetta, G. Batoni BaAMPs: the database of biofilm-active antimicrobial peptides Biofouling 2015; 31(2):193-9.

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