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Novel Therapeutic Strategy Against Acanthamoeba Infections
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For the first time, we employed nanotecnology in targeting eye parasite, acanthamoeba. We conjugated gold nanoparticles with chlorhexidine(CHX) and demonstrated their potent anti-acanthamoebic effect (but not against human cells), while silver-conjugate CHX nanoparticles had no effects.

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Sunway Unoversity,
No. 5, Jalan Universiti,
Bandar Sunway,

47500 Subang Jaya
Selangor
Malaysia

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Naveed Khan
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naveedk@sunway.edu.my