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Research Output 2003 2019

2019

A single-step fabrication approach for development of antimicrobial surfaces

Cai, Y., Luo, X., MacLean, M., Qin, Y., Duxbury, M. & Ding, F., 30 Sep 2019, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 271, p. 249-260 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Silver Nitrate
Stainless Steel
Silver
Fabrication
Nitrates
Critical Care
Air
Environmental Monitoring
Cross Infection
Inpatients
2 Citations (Scopus)

Proceedings of the Food and Drug Administration public workshop on pathogen reduction technologies for blood safety 2018 (Commentary, p. 3026)

Atreya, C., Glynn, S., Busch, M., Kleinman, S., Snyder, E., Rutter, S., AuBuchon, J., Flegel, W., Reeve, D., Divine, D., Cohn, C., Custer, B., Goodrich, R., Benjamin, R. J., Razatos, A., Cancelas, J., Wagner, S., MacLean, M., Gelderman, M., Cap, A. & 1 othersNess, P., 30 Sep 2019, 59, 9, p. 3002-3025 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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Blood Safety
United States Food and Drug Administration
Technology
Education
Biological Products
2018

A local drug delivery technology to prevent implant infections

Fraser, J., MacLean, M. & McCormick, C., 6 Sep 2018.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Biodegradable polymers
Biofilms
Antibiotics
Drug delivery
Acids

Assessment of the variability of airborne contamination levels in an intensive care unit over a 24 hour period

Booth, M., Dougall, L., Khoo, E., Hood, H., MacGregor, S. & MacLean, M., 20 Mar 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
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Intensive care units
Contamination
Air
Sieves
Decontamination
Biodegradable polymers
Biofilms
Drug delivery
Antibiotics
Glass
Open Access
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Bacteria
Aerosols
Contamination
Decontamination
Antibiotics

Efficacy of antimicrobial 405 nm blue-light for inactivation of airborne bacteria

Dougall, L. R., Anderson, J. G., Timoshkin, I. V., MacGregor, S. J. & MacLean, M., 8 Feb 2018, In : Proceedings of SPIE. 10479, 11 p., 104791G.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference Contribution

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Blue Light
Aerosol
Bacteria
deactivation
bacteria

Evaluation of the airborne contamination levels in an intensive care unit over a 24 hour period

Dougall, L., Khoo, E., Hood, H., MacLean, M., Booth, M. G. & MacGregor, S. J., 25 Jan 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Intensive care units
Contamination
Microorganisms
Air
Monitoring

Investigating the variability of airborne bacteria in a hospital Intensive Care Unit over a 24 hour period

Dougall, L., Booth, M. G., Khoo, E., Hood, H., MacGregor, S. J., Anderson, J. G. & MacLean, M., 26 Nov 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

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Intensive Care Units
Air
Bacteria
Cross Infection
Decontamination

Pulsed ultraviolet light decontamination of artificially-generated microbiological aerosols

Dougall, L. R., Gillespie, J. B., MacLean, M., Timoshkin, I. V., Wilson, M. P. & MacGregor, S. J., 15 Feb 2018, IEEE 21st International Conference on Pulsed Power (PPC), 2017. Piscataway, N.J.: IEEE, 5 p. (IEEE Pulsed Power Conference Proceedings).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
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Decontamination
Aerosols
Contamination
Xenon
Public health

Release and activity of rifampicin from biodegradable polymer formulations

Fraser, J., Muangsaen, H., MacLean, M. & McCormick, C., 4 Sep 2018. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
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Biodegradable polymers
Rifampin
Polymers
Equipment and Supplies
Antibiotics
9 Citations (Scopus)

Review of the comparative susceptibility of microbial species to photoinactivation using 380-480 nm violet-blue light

Tomb, R. M., White, T. A., Coia, J. E., Anderson, J. G., MacGregor, S. J. & Maclean, M., 30 May 2018, In : Photochemistry and Photobiology. 94, 3, p. 445-458 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Viola
viruses
organisms
deactivation
bacteria
5 Citations (Scopus)

Universal decontamination of hospital surfaces in an occupied inpatient room with a continuous 405 nm light source

Bache, S. E., MacLean, M., Gettinby, G., Anderson, J. G., MacGregor, S. J. & Taggart, I., 31 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Hospital Infection. 98, 1, p. 67-73 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Decontamination
Inpatients
Light
Burn Units
Agar
2017
10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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Viola
Staphylococcus aureus
Light
Decontamination
Anti-Bacterial Agents

Development of an antimicrobial blended white LED system containing pulsed 405-nm LEDs for decontamination applications

Gillespie, J. B., MacLean, M., Wilson, M. P., Given, M. J. & MacGregor, S. J., 14 Mar 2017, Design and Quality for Biomedical Technologies X. Bellingham, WA, 9 p. 100560Y. (Proceedings of SPIE; vol. 10056).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Open Access
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decontamination
Decontamination
Light emitting diodes
light emitting diodes
prototypes
10 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Disinfection
Light emitting diodes
Infection Control
Light
Staphylococcus aureus
Open Access
File
Aerosols
Light
Decontamination
Ultraviolet Rays
Bacteria
8 Citations (Scopus)

New proof-of-concept in viral inactivation: virucidal efficacy of 405 nm light against feline calicivirus as a model for norovirus decontamination

Tomb, R. M., Maclean, M., Coia, J. E., Graham, E., McDonald, M., Atreya, C. D., MacGregor, S. J. & Anderson, J. G., 30 Jun 2017, In : Food and Environmental Virology. 9, 2, p. 159-167 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Feline Calicivirus
Virus Inactivation
Feline calicivirus
Norovirus
Decontamination

Physiological effects of pathogen reduction of red blood cell products using antimicrobial blue light

White, T., MacLean, M., Watson, H., Tomb, R., Anderson, J., McGregor, S. & Atreya, C., 30 Sep 2017, In : Experimental Hematology . 53, suppl., p. S58 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Pathogens
Blood
Erythrocytes
Cells
Light
Open Access
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Decontamination
Ultraviolet Rays
Aerosols
Light
Kinetics
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

A comparison study of the degradative effects and safety implications of UVC and 405 nm germicidal light sources for endoscope storage

Irving, D., Lamprou, D. A., MacLean, M., MacGregor, S. J., Anderson, J. G. & Grant, M. H., 30 Nov 2016, In : Polymer Degradation and Stability. 133, p. 249-254 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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endoscopes
Endoscopy
Light sources
safety
light sources
Open Access
File
Plasmas
Fluids
Decontamination
Bacteria
Contamination
6 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Viola
Trichophyton
Fungal Spores
Aspergillus
Aspergillus niger

Considerations for the technical development of 405nm light for decontamination applications in arthroplasty surgery.

Ramakrishnan, P., MacLean, M., Anderson, J., MacGregor, S., Clarke, J., Meek, R. M. D. & Grant, M., 5 Sep 2016.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Decontamination
Arthroplasty
Lighting
Light
Infection Control
33 Citations (Scopus)

Cytotoxic responses to 405 nm light exposure in mammalian and bacterial cells: involvement of reactive oxygen species

Ramakrishnan, P., Maclean, M., MacGregor, S. J., Anderson, J. G. & Grant, M. H., 1 Jun 2016, In : Toxicology in Vitro. 33, p. 54-62 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Reactive Oxygen Species
Cells
Light
Oxygen
Oxidative stress

Development of 405 nm HINS-light technology for decontamination applications in arthroplasty surgery

Ramakrishnan, P., MacLean, M., MacGregor, S. J., Anderson, J. G. & Grant, M. H., 27 Oct 2016, In : Bone & Joint Journal : Orthopaedic Proceedings Supplement. 98-B, SUPP 16, p. 22 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Decontamination
Arthroplasty
Technology
Light
Cell Survival
Open Access
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Disinfectants
Decontamination
Spores
Light
Polyvinyl Chloride
Open Access
File
decontamination
Decontamination
Discharge (fluid mechanics)
plasma jets
Plasmas
9 Citations (Scopus)

Synergistic efficacy of 405nm light and chlorinated disinfectants for the enhanced decontamination of Clostridium difficile spores

Moorhead, S., MacLean, M., Coia, J. E., MacGregor, S. J. & Anderson, J. G., 1 Feb 2016, In : Anaerobe. 37, p. 72-77 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Disinfectants
Clostridium
Decontamination
Clostridium difficile
Spores
16 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of 405 nm light on bacterial membrane integrity determined by salt and bile tolerance assays, leakage of UV absorbing material and SYTOX green labelling

McKenzie, K., MacLean, M., Grant, M. H., Ramakrishnan, P., MacGregor, S. J. & Anderson, J. G., 30 Sep 2016, In : Microbiology. 162, 9, p. 1680-1688 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Salt-Tolerance
Staphylococcus aureus
Light
Membranes
Escherichia coli
8 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
microorganisms
Microorganisms
Electric fields
Electrodes
electrodes
2015

405 nm light technology shows potential for patient safe decontamination during orthopaedic surgery

Ramakrishnan, P., MacLean, M., MacGregor, S., Anderson, J. & Grant, MH., 31 Jul 2015, In : European Cells and Materials. 30 , S2, p. 25 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalMeeting abstract

Decontamination
Orthopedics
Arthroplasty
Surgery
Technology
10 Citations (Scopus)

Airborne bacterial dispersal during and after dressing and bed changes on burns patients

Bache, S. E., MacLean, M., Gettinby, G., Anderson, J. G., MacGregor, S. J. & Taggart, I., Feb 2015, In : Burns. 41, 1, p. 39-48 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bandages
Burns
Bacteria
Stem Cells
Air
10 Citations (Scopus)

Decontamination of the hospital environment: new technologies for infection control

MacLean, M., McKenzie, K., Moorhead, S., Tomb, R. M., Coia, J. E., MacGregor, S. J. & Anderson, J. G., Mar 2015, In : Current Treatment Options in Infectious Diseases. 7, 1, p. 39-51 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Decontamination
Contamination
Disinfectants
Hydrogen peroxide
Ozone

Electromechanical forces acting on bio-membranes in external electric fields

Timoshkin, I., Given, M., MacGregor, S., MacLean, M., Wilson, M., Satoh, K. & kawaguchi, H., 10 Jul 2015, Proceedings of 22nd International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry. p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution book

Open Access
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Electric fields
Membranes
Decontamination
Microorganisms
Plasmas
5 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Fluorescence
Acids
Water
Plasmas
Aluminum foil
12 Citations (Scopus)

Inactivation of micro-organisms isolated from infected lower limb arthroplasties using high-intensity narrow-spectrum (HINS) light

Gupta, S., MacLean, M., Anderson, J., MacGregor, S., Meek, D. & Grant, M., Feb 2015, In : The Bone and Joint Journal. 97-B, 2, p. 283 288 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Arthroplasty
Lower Extremity
Light
Dosimetry
Bacteria
8 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Yeast
Electric fields
Microorganisms
Cells
Electrodes
Disinfectants
Clostridium
Clostridium difficile
Light
Spores
Disinfectants
Decontamination
Spores
Light
Clostridium difficile
2014
51 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Disinfection
Pathogens
Infection Control
Technology
Light
Disinfectants
Clostridium
Clostridium difficile
Spores
Light
13 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
osteoblasts
orthopedics
decontamination
pathogens
Decontamination

Efficacy of 405nm light for inactivation of feline calicivirus: a surrogate for norovirus

Tomb, R., MacLean, M., Coia, J., MacGregor, S., Graham, L., MacDonald, M. & Anderson, J., Nov 2014.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Feline Calicivirus
Feline calicivirus
Norovirus
inactivation
Light
22 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
Listeria
Listeria monocytogenes
Escherichia coli
inactivation
Salts

Inactivation of C. difficile by 405 nm HINS-light

Moorhead, S., MacLean, M., Coia, J. & MacGregor, S., 26 Jun 2014. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access
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Clostridium
Open Access
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Bacteriophages
Photosensitizing Agents
Photosensitizers
Streptomyces
Viruses