Analysis of Antimicrobial and Coagulation Inducing Effects of a New Decontamination Powder

Tosun B. Ç., Öktem H. A.

II. International CBRN Congress, Ankara, Turkey, 27 - 29 November 2019, pp.196-199

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: Ankara
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.196-199
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


In this study, the effect of a new formulation in the form of powder for the purpose of decontamination of skin from biological agents is investigated. Moreover, the formulation has also been shown to induce coagulation by erythrocyte aggregation, which is of significance since decontamination against B agents and bleeding wounds could be dealt with simultaneously by applying single formulation.