Biofilm Publications

We have compiled a list of several publications related to Innovotech’s biofilm products and services, crop protection, MBEC Assay® development, and more.

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Recent Published Papers

  • Michael W. Harding, Lyriam L. R. Marques, Nick Allan, Merle E. Olson, Brenton Buziak, Patricia Nadworny, Amin Omar, Ronald J. Howard, Jie Feng (2022). Bactericidal Efficacy of Oxidized Silver against Biofilms Formed by Curtobacterium flaccumfaciens pv. flaccumfaciens:
  • Michael Harding, Patricia Nadworny, Brenton Buziak, Amin Omar, Greg Daniels, Jie Feng (2019). Improved Methods for Treatment of Phytopathogenic Biofilms: Metallic Compounds as Anti-Bacterial Coatings and Fungicide Tank-Mix Partners. Molecules, Volume 24, Issue 12, 2312. DOI: 10.3390/molecules24122312.
  • Amin Omar, J. Barry Wright, Gregory Schultz, Robert Burrell, Patricia Nadworny (2017). Microbial Biofilms and Chronic Wounds. Microorganisms 2017, 5(1), 9; doi:10.3390/microorganisms5010009.
  • Amin Omar and Patricia Nadworny (2016). Review: Antimicrobial efficacy validation using in vitro and in vivo testing methods. Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews.
  • Patricia Nadworny, Vanessa Incani, Amin Omar, Graeme Prosperi-Porta, (2015). Ag5IO6: Novel anti-biofilm activity of a silver compound with application to medical devices. International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. Volume 45, Issue 6, Pages 586–593. DOI:
  • Mikel Gray, Amin Omar, Brenton Buziak (2014). Can a Stool Management System Prevent Environmental Spread of Clostridium Difficile: A Comparative Trial. American Journal of Infection Control. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2014 Sep-Oct;41(5):460-5. doi: 10.1097/WON.0000000000000055
  • A.E. Parker, D. K. Walker, D.M. Goeres, N. Allan, M.E. Olson, A. Omar (2014). Ruggedness and reproducibility of the MBEC biofilm disinfectant efficacy test. Journal of Microbiological Methods. Volume 102, July 2014, Pages 55–64.
  • ASTM E2799 – 17 Standard Test Method for Testing Disinfectant Efficacy against Pseudomonas aeruginosa Biofilm using the MBEC Assay.

Nature Protocols Paper (on the MBEC Assay® Method)


Antibiotic, Antimicrobial and Biocide Resistance

Agricultural Diseases

Food Safety

MBEC Assay® Protocols

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