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oa CSIR Science Scope - Lasers explored for the deactivation of viruses : enabling technologies for health

 

Abstract

Many viruses can be harmful and a nuisance to mankind, plants and animals. In human beings, they destroy or alter living cells and cause diseases. In plants, viruses damage plant cells and ruin crops. CSIR scientists are hard at work on a multidisciplinary project titled Femtosecond laser deactivation of viruses. The project is the brainchild of CSIR laser scientist, Dr Anton du Plessis.

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2009-11-01
2016-12-07
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