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Bache, Sarah E. and MacLean, Michelle and Gettinby, George and Anderson, John G. and MacGregor, Scott J. and Taggart, Ian (2017) Universal decontamination of hospital surfaces in an occupied inpatient room with a continuous 405 nm light source. Journal of Hospital Infection. ISSN 0195-6701

Tomb, Rachael M. and Maclean, Michelle and Coia, John E. and Graham, Elizabeth and McDonald, Michael and Atreya, Chintamani D. and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. (2017) New proof-of-concept in viral inactivation : virucidal efficacy of 405 nm light against feline calicivirus as a model for norovirus decontamination. Food and Environmental Virology, 9 (2). pp. 159-167. ISSN 1867-0342

Gillespie, Jonathan B. and MacLean, Michelle and Given, Martin J. and Wilson, Mark P. and Judd, Martin D. and Timoshkin, Igor V. and MacGregor, Scott J. (2017) Efficacy of Pulsed 405-nm LEDs for antimicrobial photodynamic inactivation : effects of intensity, frequency, and duty cycle. Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, 35 (3). pp. 150-156. ISSN 1557-8550

Irving, Daniel and Lamprou, Dimitrios A. and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. and Grant, M. Helen (2016) A comparison study of the degradative effects and safety implications of UVC and 405 nm germicidal light sources for endoscope storage. Polymer Degradation and Stability, 133. pp. 249-254. ISSN 0141-3910

Li, Sirui and Timoshkin, Igor V. and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Wilson, Mark P. and Given, Martin J. and Wang, Tao and Anderson, John G. (2016) Oxidation and bio-decontamination effects of impulsive discharges in atmospheric air. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 44 (10). pp. 2145-2155. ISSN 0093-3813

Qin, Si and Timoshkin, Igor V. and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Wilson, Mark P. and Given, Martin J. and Wang, Tao and Anderson, John G. (2016) TiO₂-coated electrodes for pulsed electric field treatment of microorganisms. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 44 (10). pp. 2121-2128. ISSN 0093-3813

Ramakrishnan, P. and MacLean, M. and MacGregor, S. J. and Anderson, J. G. and Grant, M. H. (2016) Development of 405 nm HINS-light technology for decontamination applications in arthroplasty surgery. Bone & Joint Journal : Orthopaedic Proceedings Supplement, 98-B (SUPP 1). p. 22. ISSN 2049-4416

McKenzie, Karen and MacLean, Michelle and Grant, M. Helen and Ramakrishnan, Praveen and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. (2016) The effects of 405 nm light on bacterial membrane integrity determined by salt and bile tolerance assays, leakage of UV absorbing material and SYTOX green labelling. Microbiology, 162 (9). pp. 1680-1688. ISSN 1350-0872

MacLean, Michelle and Anderson, John G and MacGregor, Scott J and White, Tracy and Atreya, Chintamani D (2016) A new proof-of-concept in bacterial reduction : antimicrobial action of violet-blue light (405 nm) in ex vivo stored plasma. Journal of Blood Transfusion, 2016. ISSN 2090-9195

Ramakrishnan, Praveen and Maclean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. and Grant, M. Helen (2016) Cytotoxic responses to 405 nm light exposure in mammalian and bacterial cells : involvement of reactive oxygen species. Toxicology in Vitro, 33. pp. 54-62. ISSN 0887-2333

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Coia, John E. and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. (2016) Synergistic efficacy of 405nm light and chlorinated disinfectants for the enhanced decontamination of Clostridium difficile spores. Anaerobe, 37. pp. 72-77. ISSN 1095-8274

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. (2016) Comparative sensitivity of Trichophyton and Aspergillus conidia to inactivation by violet-blue light exposure. Photomedicine and Laser Surgery, 34 (1). pp. 36-41. ISSN 1557-8550

Li, S. and Timoshkin, I. V. and MacLean, M. and MacGregor, S. J. and Wilson, M. P. and Given, M. J. and Wang, T. and Anderson, J. G. (2015) Fluorescence detection of hydroxyl radicals in water produced by atmospheric pulsed discharges. IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, 22 (4). pp. 1856-1865. ISSN 1070-9878

Qin, S. and Timoshkin, I. V. and MacLean, M. and Wilson, M. P. and Given, M. J. and Wang, T. and Anderson, J. G. and MacGregor, S. J. (2015) Pulsed electric field treatment on Saccharomyces cerevisiae using different waveforms. IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation, 22 (4). pp. 1841-1848. ISSN 1070-9878

Ramakrishnan, P and MacLean, M and MacGregor, S and Anderson, J and Grant, MH (2015) 405 nm light technology shows potential for patient safe decontamination during orthopaedic surgery. European Cells and Materials, 30 (S2). p. 25. ISSN 1473-2262

MacLean, M. and McKenzie, K. and Moorhead, S. and Tomb, R. M. and Coia, J. E. and MacGregor, S. J. and Anderson, J. G. (2015) Decontamination of the hospital environment : new technologies for infection control. Current Treatment Options in Infectious Diseases, 7 (1). pp. 39-51. ISSN 1534-6250

Bache, Sarah E. and MacLean, Michelle and Gettinby, George and Anderson, John G. and MacGregor, Scott J. and Taggart, Ian (2015) Airborne bacterial dispersal during and after dressing and bed changes on burns patients. Burns, 41 (1). pp. 39-48. ISSN 0305-4179

Gupta, Sanjay and MacLean, Michelle and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Meek, Dominic and Grant, Mary (2015) Inactivation of micro-organisms isolated from infected lower limb arthroplasties using high-intensity narrow-spectrum (HINS) light. The Bone and Joint Journal, 97-B (2). p. 283. ISSN 2049-4394

Ramakrishnan, Praveen and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John and Grant, M. Helen (2014) Optimising 405 nm HINS light technology for patient safe decontamination during arthroplasty surgery. European Cells and Materials, 28 (S.4). p. 36. ISSN 1473-2262

Ramakrishnan, Praveen and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. and Grant, M. Helen (2014) Differential sensitivity of osteoblasts and bacterial pathogens to 405-nm light highlighting potential for decontamination applications in orthopedic surgery. Journal of Biomedical Optics, 19 (10). ISSN 1083-3668

Tomb, Rachael M and MacLean, Michelle and Herron, Paul R and Hoskisson, Paul A and MacGregor, Scott J and Anderson, John G (2014) Inactivation of Streptomyces phage ɸC31 by 405 nm light : requirement for exogenous photosensitizers? Bacteriophage, 4 (3). ISSN 2159-7081

McKenzie, Karen and MacLean, Michelle and Timoshkin, Igor and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2014) Enhanced inactivation of Escherichia coli and Listeria monocytogenes by exposure to 405 nm light under sub-lethal temperature, salt and acid stress conditions. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 170. pp. 91-98. ISSN 0168-1605

MacLean, Michelle and McKenzie, Karen and Anderson, John and Gettinby, George and MacGregor, Scott (2014) 405 nm light technology for the inactivation of pathogens and its potential role for environmental disinfection and infection control. Journal of Hospital Infection. ISSN 0195-6701

Qin, Si and Timoshkin, Igor and MacLean, Michelle and Wilson, Mark and MacGregor, Scott and Given, Martin and Anderson, John and Wang, Tao (2014) Pulsed electric field treatment of microalgae : inactivation tendencies and energy consumption. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 42 (10). pp. 3191-3196. ISSN 0093-3813

MacLean, Michelle and Booth, MG and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Woolsey, G and Coia, JE and Hamilton, K and Gettinby, George (2013) Continuous decontamination of an intensive care isolation room during patient occupancy using 405nm light technology. Journal of Infection Prevention, 14 (5). pp. 176-181. ISSN 1757-1774

Murdoch, L.E. and McKenzie, K. and MacLean, M. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. (2013) Lethal effects of high intensity violet 405-nm light on saccharomyces cerevisiae, candida albicans and on dormant and germinating spores of aspergillus niger. Fungal biology, 117 (7-8). pp. 519-527. ISSN 1878-6146

McKenzie, Karen and MacLean, Michelle and Timoshkin, Igor and Endarko, E and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2013) Photoinactivation of bacteria attached to glass and acrylic surfaces by 405nm light : potential application for biofilm decontamination. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89 (4). pp. 927-935. ISSN 0031-8655

Li, Sirui and Timoshkin, Igor and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott and Wilson, Mark and Given, M and Anderson, John and Wang, Tao (2013) Steady-state corona discharges in atmospheric air for cleaning and decontamination. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science. ISSN 0093-3813

McDonald, Richard and Gupta, Sanjay and MacLean, Michelle and Ramakrishnan, Praveen and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Meek, Dominic and Grant, Mary (2013) 405 nm light exposure of osteoblasts and inactivation of bacterial isolates from arthroplasty patients : potential for new disinfection applications? European Cells and Materials, 25 (March). pp. 204-214. ISSN 1473-2262

Bache, Sarah Elaine and MacLean, Michelle and Gettinby, George and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Taggart, Ian (2013) Quantifying bacterial transfer from patients to staff during burns dressing and bed changes : implications for infection control. Burns, 39 (2). 220–228. ISSN 0305-4179

MacLean, Michelle and Murdoch, Lynne and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2013) Sporicidal effects of high-intensity 405 nm visible light on endospore-forming bacteria. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 89 (1). pp. 120-126. ISSN 0031-8655

Timoshkin, Igor and Maclean, Michelle and Wilson, Mark and Given, M and MacGregor, Scott and Wang, Tao and Anderson, John (2012) Bactericidal effect of corona discharges in atmospheric air. IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 40 (10). 2322 - 2333. ISSN 0093-3813

Bache, Sarah Elaine and Maclean, Michelle and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, John G. and Gettinby, George and Coia, J. E. and Taggart, I. (2012) Clinical studies of the high-intensity narrow-spectrum light environmental decontamination system (HINS-light EDS), for continuous disinfection in the burn unit inpatient and outpatient settings. Burns, 38 (1). pp. 69-76. ISSN 0305-4179

Griffiths, Sarah and Maclean, Michelle and Anderson, John G. and Macgregor, Scott J. and Grant, H. Mary (2012) Inactivation of microorganisms within collagen gel biomatrices using pulsed electric field treatment. Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine, 23 (2). pp. 507-515. ISSN 0957-4530

Murdoch, Lynne and MacLean, Michelle and Endarko, E and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2012) Bactericidal effects of 405-nm light exposure demonstrated by inactivation of Escherichia, Salmonella, Shigella, Listeria and Mycobacterium species in liquid suspensions and on exposed surfaces. ScientificWorld Journal, 2012.

Endarko, E and MacLean, Michelle and Timoshkin, Igor and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2012) High-intensity 405 nm light inactivation of Listeria monocytogenes. Photochemistry and Photobiology, 88 (5). 1280–1286.

Mcdonald, Richard and Grant, M. Helen and Macgregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. and Maclean, Michelle (2011) Effect of 405 nm high-intensity narrow-spectrum light on fibroblast populated collagen lattices : an in vitro model of wound healing. Journal of Biomedical Optics, 16 (4). ISSN 1083-3668

Griffiths, Sarah and Maclean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott J. and Anderson, John G. and Grant, M. Helen (2011) Decontamination of collagen biomatrices with combined pulsed electric field and nisin treatment. Journal of Biomedical Materials Research Part B: Applied Biomaterials, 96B (2). pp. 287-293.

Maclean, M. and MacGregor, S. J. and Anderson, J. G. and Woolsey, G. A. and Coia, J. E. and Hamilton, K. and Taggart, I. and Watson, S. B. and Thakker, B. and Gettinby, G. (2010) Environmental decontamination of a hospital isolation room using high-intensity narrow-spectrum light. Journal of Hospital Infection, 76 (3). pp. 247-251. ISSN 0195-6701

Murdoch, L.E. and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. (2010) Inactivation of Campylobacter jejuni by exposure to high-intensity 405-nm visible light. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, 7 (10). pp. 1211-1216. ISSN 1535-3141

Maclean, Michelle and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Woolsey, G. (2009) Inactivation of bacterial pathogens following exposure to light from a 405-nanometer light-emitting diode array. Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 75 (7). pp. 1932-1937. ISSN 0099-2240

Griffiths, S. and Maclean, M. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Grant, M.H. (2009) Combined treatment of biomatrices with nisin and pulsed electric fields as a potential decontamination method? European Cells and Materials, 18 (Suppl.). p. 18. ISSN 1473-2262

McDonald, R. and MacGregor, S.J. and Maclean, M. and Anderson, J.G. and Grant, M.H. (2009) Effect of HINS light on the contraction of fibroblast populated collagen lattices. European Cells and Materials, 18 (Suppl.). p. 79. ISSN 1473-2262

Smith, S. and Maclean, M. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Grant, M.H. (2009) Impact of varying intensities of blue-light exposure on 3T3 cells. European Cells and Materials, 18 (Suppl.). p. 106. ISSN 1473-2262

Maclean, M. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Woolsey, G.A. (2008) The role of oxygen in the visible-light inactivation of Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Photochemistry and Photobiology B: Biology, 92 (3). pp. 180-184. ISSN 1011-1344

MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Woolsey, G. (2008) High-intensity narrow-spectrum light inactivation and wavelength sensitivity of Staphylococcus aureus. FEMS Microbiology Letters, 285 (2). pp. 227-232. ISSN 0378-1097

Book Section

Gillespie, Jonathan B. and MacLean, Michelle and Wilson, Mark P. and Given, Martin J. and MacGregor, Scott J. (2017) Development of an antimicrobial blended white LED system containing pulsed 405-nm LEDs for decontamination applications. In: Design and Quality for Biomedical Technologies X. Proceedings of SPIE . Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), Bellingham, WA. ISBN 9781510605534

Timoshkin, I. and Given, M and MacGregor, S. and MacLean, M. and Wilson, M. and Satoh, K. and kawaguchi, H (2015) Electromechanical forces acting on bio-membranes in external electric fields. In: Proceedings of 22nd International Symposium on Plasma Chemistry. IPCS - International Plasma Chemistry Society, pp. 1-3.

Wang, Tao and Zhao, Yiyi and MacLean, Michelle and MacGregor, Scott and Huang, Guangming and Wilson, Mark (2012) Investigation of water treatment using dielectric barrier discharge. In: Proceedings of the XIX International Conference on Gas Discharges and Their Applications. High Voltage Engineering, Beijing, pp. 654-657.

Murdoch, L.E. and MacLean, Michelle and Wilson, Mark and Wang, Tao and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2012) Prevention of photo-repair recovery following pulsed UV-light treatment of straphylococcus aureus : implications for decontamination applications. In: Proceedings of the XIX International conference on gas discharges and their applications. UNSPECIFIED, Beijing, pp. 670-673.

Timoshkin, Igor and Maclean, Michelle and Macgregor, Scott and Anderson, John and Wilson, Mark and Wang, Tao and Given, M (2011) Pulsed periodic corona discharges for biological decontamination. In: IEEE conference record PPC2011. IEEE, New York, pp. 1155-1159. ISBN 9781457706295

Griffiths, S. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Maclean, M. and Gaylor, J.D.S. and Grant, M.H. (2009) Inactivation of problematic micro-organisms in collagen based media by pulsed electrical field treatment (PEF). In: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering. IFMBE Proceedings, 23 (Track ). Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 1320-1324. ISBN 978-3-540-92840-9

Smith, S. and Maclean, M. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. and Grant, M.H. (2008) Exposure of 3T3 mouse fibroblasts and collagen to high intensity blue light. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Biomedical Engineering. IFMBE Proceedings, 23 (Track ). Springer, pp. 1352-1355. ISBN 978-3-540-92840-9

MacLean, M. and Anderson, J.G. and MacGregor, S.J. and Mackersie, J.W. (2004) The development of a pulsed UV-light air disinfection system and its application in university lecture theatres. In: Proceedings of the 26th International Power Modulator Symposium, 2004 and 2004 High-Voltage Workshop. IEEE, pp. 630-633. ISBN 0-7803-8586-1

Conference or Workshop Item

Ramakrishnan, Praveen and MacLean, Michelle and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Clarke, Jon and Meek, R.M.D. and Grant, Mary (2016) Considerations for the technical development of 405nm light for decontamination applications in arthroplasty surgery. In: British Orthopaedic Society Conference, 2016-09-05 - 2016-09-06, Glasgow University.

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Coia, John E and MacGregor, Scott J and Anderson, John G (2016) Enhanced decontamination of C. difficile spores on surfaces via the synergistic action of 405nm light and disinfectants. In: The Microbiology Society Annual Conference, 2016-03-21 - 2016-03-24, Arena and Convention Centre (ACC).

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Coia, JE (2015) Sporicidal efficacy of the combined use of 405nm light and disinfectants for inactivation of Clostridium difficile on clinically relevant surfaces. In: Action on Infection conference, 2015-11-21 - 2016-11-23.

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Anderson, John and MacGregor, Scott and Coia, JE (2015) Syngergistic efficacy of 405 nm light and hospital disinfectants for the enhanced decontamination of C. difficile on clinically relevant surfaces. In: 5th International Clostridium difficile symposium, 2015-05-19 - 2016-01-21.

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Coia, John and Anderson, John (2014) Antimicrobial efficacy of 405nm light against Clostridium difficile : evidence of enhanced sporicidal activity when combined with disinfectants. In: The 9th Healthcare Infection Society International Conference 2014, 2014-11-16 - 2014-11-18, Lyon Convention Centre.

Tomb, Rachael and MacLean, Michelle and Coia, John and MacGregor, Scott and Graham, Libby and MacDonald, Mike and Anderson, John (2014) Efficacy of 405nm light for inactivation of feline calicivirus : a surrogate for norovirus. In: The 9th Healthcare Infection Society International Conference 2014, 2014-11-16 - 2014-11-18, Lyon Convention Centre.

Irving, Daniel and Grant, M. Helen and MacLean, Michelle and Lamprou, Dimitrios and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2014) The degradative effects of germicidal light on flexible endoscope material : the safety and suitability of UVC and 405nm light sources. In: The 9th Healthcare Infection Society International Conference 2014, 2014-11-16 - 2014-11-18, Lyon Convention Centre.

McKenzie, Karen and MacLean, Michelle and Timoshkin, Igor and MacGregor, Scott and Anderson, John (2014) Disinfection of contaminated surfaces and biofilms using violet-blue light: potential application for improved food safety? In: 24th International ICFMH Conference, Food Micro 2014, 2014-09-01 - 2014-09-04, Nantes Events Centre.

Moorhead, Sian and MacLean, Michelle and Coia, John and MacGregor, Scott (2014) Inactivation of C. difficile by 405 nm HINS-light. In: 8th Annual Scottish Environmental and Clean Technology Conference, 2014-06-26 - 2014-06-26.

Timoshkin, Igor and MacGregor, Scott and Mermigkas, Athanasios and MacLean, Michelle and Li, Sirui and Anderson, John and Wilson, Mark and Given, Martin and Wang, Tao (2013) Environmental applications of non-thermal impulsive plasmas. In: Joint Seminar of Environmental And Disaster Mitigation Research (JSED2013), 2012-03-08 - 2012-03-12, Muroran Institute of Technology.

Mcdonald, Richard and Maclean, Michelle and Anderson, John and Macgregor, Scott and Grant, Mary (2011) Effect of 405 nm high-intensity narrow-spectrum light on osteoblast function. In: XII eCells & Materials Conference on Implant Infection, 2011-06-23 - 2011-06-25.

Gupta, Sanjay and Maclean, Michelle and Anderson, John and Macgregor, Scott and Meek, Dominic and Grant, Mary (2011) Inactivation of microorganisms isolated from infected arthroplasty using high intensity narrow spectrum (HINS) light. In: British Orthopaedic Association BOA/IOA Combined Meeting, 2011-09-01.

McDonald, R. and MacGregor, S.J. and Maclean, M. and Anderson, J.G. and Grant, M.H. (2010) The effect of high-intensity narrow spectrum light on osteoblast function. In: UK Biomaterials Society, 2010-07-01.

Endarko, A. and MacLean, M. and Timoshkin, I. and MacGregor, S.J. and Anderson, J.G. (2009) Pulsed light technology for microbial inactivation. In: The 44th International Universities' Power Engineering Conference, 2009-09-01 - 2009-09-04.

MacLean, M. and Wang, T. and Anderson, J.G. and MacGregor, S.J. and Rowan, N.J. (2003) Microbiological quality of air in university lecture theatres and the potential application of pulsed ultra violet light disinfection. In: Society for General Microbiology – 152nd Meeting – –, 2003-04-07 - 2003-04-11.

Patent

MacGregor, S.J. (2009) Light inactivation of MRSA. A61L 2/08 (2006.01), A61L 9/18 (2006.01), A61N 5/06 (2006.01).

MacGregor, S.J. (2007) Lighting device. .

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