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Synthesis and evaluation of alpha-Ag2WO4 as novel antifungal agent

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Foggi, Camila C. ; Fabbro, Maria T. ; Santos, Luis P. S. ; de Santana, Yuri V. B. ; Vergani, Carlos E. ; Machado, Ana L. ; Cordoncillo, Eloisa ; Andres, Juan ; Longo, Elson
Total Authors: 9
Document type: Journal article
Source: Chemical Physics Letters; v. 674, p. 125-129, APR 16 2017.
Web of Science Citations: 6

Because of the need for new antifungal materials with greater potency, microcrystals of alpha-Ag2WO4, a complex metal oxide, have been synthetized by a simple co-precipitation method, and their antifungal activity against Candida albicans has been investigated. A theoretical model based on clusters that are building blocks of alpha-Ag2WO4 has been proposed to explain the experimental results. (C) 2017 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 15/03654-7 - Antimicrobial activity of bimetallic oxides and of plasma-deposited film on denture base acrylic resin
Grantee:Camila Cristina de Foggi
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate (Direct)