The Effect of UV-A and Various Visible Light Wavelengths Radiations on Expression Level of Escherichia coli Oxidative Enzymes in Seawater


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İDİL Ö., DARCAN C., Özen T., Ozkanca R.

JUNDISHAPUR JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY, vol.6, no.3, pp.230-236, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/jjm.4917
  • Journal Name: JUNDISHAPUR JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.230-236
  • Keywords: Red light, UV-A, Methylene Blue, Escherichia coli, Seawater, Photo-oxidation, SALMONELLA-TYPHIMURIUM, SUPEROXIDE-DISMUTASE, METHYLENE-BLUE, SINGLET OXYGEN, TOLUIDINE BLUE, RED-LIGHT, BACTERIA, INACTIVATION, SURVIVAL, DAMAGE
  • Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Light and photosensitizers affectthe survival of bacteria in natural environments. Also light and photosensitizers are used for disinfection of materials such as blood, blood products, and water.