Toxic Dye Can Curb Bacterial Growth in Surgical Wounds

September 11, 2008

Scientists have figured out a way to use a toxic molecule-eluting dye called indocyanine green and near-infrared light to help curb bacterial growth in surgical wounds. This information was presented at a meeting being held this week by the
UK’s Society for General Microbiology. To read the complete article from Medical News Today, CLICK HERE.