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Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)

First, An Inactivated Photo-Switchable Antibiotic Was Added to a Bacterial Lawn

Caption: First, an inactivated photo-switchable antibiotic was added to a bacterial lawn. Then, a mask was applied and the lawn was exposed to light for the specific activation of the antibiotic.

Credit: Photo: Babii et al., Angewandte Chemie, 2014

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