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Antibacterial Microfilm™ Wound dressing with ionic and metallic silver

 


PUBLISHED RESEARCH ARTICLES

1. NEW: Interfacial stacks of polymeric nano films on soft biological surfaces that release multiple agents, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 8, 26541-26551, 2016. M Herron, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, JF McAnulty, CJ Czuprynski, and NL Abbott.

2. NEW: Gallium-loaded dissolvable microfilm constructs that provide sustained release of Ga3+   for management of biofilms, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 4, 2849-2859, 2015. M Herron, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, JF McAnulty, CJ Czuprynski, and NL Abbott.

3. Reduction in wound bioburden using a silver-loaded dissolvable microfilm construct, Advanced Healthcare Materials, 3(6), 916-928, 2014. M Herron, A Agarwal, PR Kierski, DF Calderon, LBC Teixeira, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty and NL Abbott.

4. Integration of silver nanoparticle-impregnated polyelectrolyte multilayers into murine splinted cutaneous wound beds, Journal of Burn Care and Research, 34(6), e359-367, 2013. KM Guthrie, A Agarwal, LBC Teixeira, RR Dubielzig, NL Abbott, CJ Murphy, H Singh, JF McAnulty and MJ Schurr.

5. Polymeric multilayers that localize the release of chlorhexidine from biologic wound dressings, Biomaterials, 33 (28), 6783-92, 2012. A Agarwal, TB Nelson, PR Kierski, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty and NL Abbott.

6. Antibacterial efficacy of silver-impregnated polyelectrolyte multilayers immobilized on a biological dressing in a murine wound infection model, Annals of Surgery, 256 (2), 371-377, 2012. KMGuthrie, A Agarwal, DS Tackes, KW Johnson, NL Abbott, CJ Murphy, CJ Czuprynski, PR Kierski, MJ Schurr and JF McAnulty.

7. Polymeric multilayers that contain silver nanoparticles can be stamped onto biological tissues to provide antibacterial activity, Advanced Functional Materials, 21 (10), 1863-73, 2011. A Agarwal, KM Guthrie, MJ Schurr, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott.

8. Surfaces modified with nanometer thick silver-impregnated polymeric films that kill bacteria but support growth of mammalian cells, Biomaterials, 31 (4), 680-690, 2010. A Agarwal, TL Weis, MJ Schurr, NG Faith, CJ Czuprynski, JF Mcanulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott.

9. Book Chapter: Polymeric materials for chronic wound and burn dressings. Advanced Wound Repair Therapies. Farrar D, editor. Cambridge, UK: Woodhead Publishing Limited; 2011. Chapter 8; p.186-208; 649p. A Agarwal, JF McAnulty, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott.

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS and CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

1. Microfilm wound contact dressing with metallic silver that conforms to wound-bed, prevents wound infection, and allows normal healing, 28th Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Atlanta, GA. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 24(2), A1, 2016]. A Agarwal, G Pranami, TB Nelson, PR Kierski, DF Calderon, MJ Schurr, CJ Czuprynski, JF Mcanulty.

2. Anti-Biofilm Efficacy of Novel Wound Dressings Containing Tryptophan, 28th Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Atlanta, GA. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 23(2), A17, 2015]. KS Brandenburg, MB Herron, DF Calderon, PR Kierski, ET Watson, HL McAnulty, A Agarwal, NL Abbott, JF McAnulty, CJ Czuprynski.

3. Transparent microfilm dressing with metallic silver particles prevents wound infection and allows normal wound healing, 24th Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Orlando, FL. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 22(2), A27, 2014]. A Agarwal, TB Nelson, PR Kierski, DF Calderon, CJ Murphy, MJ Schurr, NL Abbott, CJ Czuprynski and JF mcanulty.

4. Dissolvable microfilm dressing with silver-nanoparticles expedites healing of contaminated excisional wounds in mice, 23rd Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Denver, CO. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 21(2), A13, 2013]. A Agarwal, TB Nelson, PR Kierski, M Budianto, CJ Murphy, MJ Schurr, CJ Czuprynski, NL Abbott and JF McAnulty.

5. Antibacterial microfilm dressing with silver-nanoparticles promotes healing of contaminated excisional wounds, Annual Meeting of Society for Biomaterials (SFB), Boston, MA, 2013. A Agarwal, TB Nelson, PR Kierski, M Budianto, CJ Murphy, MJ Schurr, CJ Czuprynski, NL Abbott and JF McAnulty.

6. Transferrable antibacterial nanofilms of silver-nanoparticles for artificial skin, 22nd Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Atlanta, GA. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 20(2), A12, 2012. A Agarwal, M Budianto, AR Clarke, DS Tackes, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty and NL Abbott

7. Biologic dressing stamped with a chlorhexidine-impregnated polymer film prevents infection and promotes normal healing in a murine wound-model, 22nd Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Atlanta, GA. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 20(2), A12, 2012]. A Agarwal, TB Nelson, DS Tackes, AR Clarke, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty and NL Abbott,

8. Antibacterial molecular coatings of silver-nanoparticles for integration in wound-beds, 21st Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Dallas, TX. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 19(2), A9, 2011]. A Agarwal, KM Guthrie, CJ Czuprynski, MJ Schurr, JF McAnulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott

9. Antibacterial efficacy of silver-impregnated polyelectrolyte multilayers immobilized on Biobrane in a murine wound infection model, 21st Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Dallas, TX. [Wound Repair Regeneration, 19(2), A25, 2011]. KM Guthrie, A Agarwal, DS Tackes, KW Johnson, NL Abbott, CJ Muprhy, CJ Czuprynski, MJ Schurr and JF McAnulty

10. Integration of silver-impregnated polymeric multilayers onto biological tissues to provide antibacterial activity,Society for Biomaterials (SFB) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. [Poster] 2011. A Agarwal, KM Guthrie, CJ Czuprynski, MJ Schurr, JF McAnulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott

11. Effect of polyelectrolyte multilayer assembly on accessibility of immobilized growth factor, Society for Biomaterials(SFB) Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.[Poster] 2011. N ShahF Gorouhi, BL Wood, A Agarwal, J Covert, NL Abbott, R Isseroff and CJ Murphy

12. Mechanical transfer of silver into wound beds utilizing nanometer-thick polymer films that do not impair wound healing, American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) Veterinary Symposium, Seattle, WA. 2010. H Singh, A Agarwal, KM Guthrie, CJ Czuprynski, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, NL Abbott, JF McAnulty,

13. Silver impregnated nanometer thick polymer films stamped on wound beds do not impair healing, 20th Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Orlando, FL. [Poster]. [Wound Repair Regeneration 18(2), A44, 2010]. A Agarwal, KM Guthrie, H Singh, CJ Czuprynski, MJ Schurr, CJ Murphy, JF McAnulty and NL Abbott

14. Nanoscopically thin polymer films with silver nanoparticles that kill bacteria with but support growth of fibroblasts, 238th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting, Washington, DC. [Polymeric Materials Science & Engineering Proceedings 101, 1450, 2009]. A Agarwal, TL Weis, MJ Schurr, NG Faith, CJ Czuprynski, JF McAnulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott

15. A novel, localized- release silver delivery system for chronic wounds, 19th Annual Meeting of Wound Healing Society (WHS), Dallas, TX. [Poster][Wound Repair Regeneration 17(2), A42, 2009]. A Agarwal, TL Weis, MJ Schurr, JF McAnulty, CJ Murphy and NL Abbott