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Tony Worthington, CSci, FIBMS, PhD, FHEA, School of Life and Health Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham B4 7ET, United Kingdom (t.worthington@aston.ac.uk)
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2. Karpanen, TJ, Casey, AL, Lambert, PA, et al. The antimicrobial efficacy of copper alloy furnishings in the clinical environment: a cross over study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012;33:39.
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5. Wheeldon, LJ, Worthington, T, Hilton, AC, et al. Antimicrobial efficacy of copper surfaces on the spores and vegetative cells of C. difficile, the germination theory. J Antimicrob Chemother 2008; 62:522525.
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