Study Detail

TitleCultivation-independent analysis of worn spectacles using 16S rRNA sequencing
Study TypeOther
Abstract Backround: Surfaces with contact to the human body are usually contaminated with microorganisms and might be considered as fomites. The same applies for spectacles, but only little is known about their microbial load. Previous aerobic cultivation analyses from our group revealed a bacterial load str .. [more]
Description Backround: Surfaces with contact to the human body are usually contaminated with microorganisms and might be considered as fomites. The same applies for spectacles, but only little is known about their microbial load. Previous aerobic cultivation analyses from our group revealed a bacterial load str .. [more]
Center NameFurtwangen University