Chapter 16. Cold Gas Plasma in Biology and Medicine

  1. Prof. Riccardo d'Agostino2,
  2. Prof. Pietro Favia2,
  3. Prof. Yoshinobu Kawai3,
  4. Prof. Hideo Ikegami4,
  5. Prof. Noriyoshi Sato5 and
  6. Prof. Farzaneh Arefi-Khonsari6
  1. E. Stoffels,
  2. I. E. Kieft,
  3. R. E. J. Sladek,
  4. M. A. M. J. Van Zandvoort and
  5. D. W. Slaaf

Published Online: 8 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527622184.ch16

Advanced Plasma Technology

Advanced Plasma Technology

How to Cite

Stoffels, E., Kieft, I. E., Sladek, R. E. J., Van Zandvoort, M. A. M. J. and Slaaf, D. W. (2007) Cold Gas Plasma in Biology and Medicine, in Advanced Plasma Technology (eds R. d'Agostino, P. Favia, Y. Kawai, H. Ikegami, N. Sato and F. Arefi-Khonsari), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527622184.ch16

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry, University of Bari, Via Orabona 4, 70126 Bari, Italy

  2. 3

    Research Institute for Applied Mechanics, Kyushu University, Engineering Sciences, Kasugakoen 6-1, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan

  3. 4

    National Institute for Fusion Science, Toki, Gifu 509-5292, Japan

  4. 5

    Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Kadan 4-17-113, Sendai 980-0815, Japan

  5. 6

    Laboratoire de Génie des Procédés, Plasma et Traitements de Surface, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, ENSCP, 11 rue Pierre et Marie Curie, 75231 Paris cedex 05, France

Author Information

  1. Department of Biomedical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, P.O. Box 513, 5600 MB Eindhoven, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405916

Online ISBN: 9783527622184

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Keywords:

  • cold gas plasma;
  • characteristics;
  • bacterial inactivation;
  • cell treatment;
  • tissue treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experiments

  • Plasma Characteristics

  • Bacterial Inactivation

  • Cell and Tissue Treatment

  • Concluding Remarks and Perspectives