Peptides vs. superbugs -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Peptides vs. superbugs

18.10.2016

Image: A protected, inactive form of the peptide on the left, and a free, active form of the peptide on the right side; Copyright: Empa

The peptides are located within the protective casing of the nanocarriers. The anti-microbial activity of the peptide is deployed when the structure of the nanocarrier is altered by external influences; © Empa