Mucus has antibacterial properties: bony fish
Glands in the skin of bony fishes help protect the fish from bacterial infection via secreted mucus.
|Biomimetic Application Ideas|
|Antibacterial coatings for pipes, antibacterial cleaning products for medical facilities, management strategies for aquaculture farms.|
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Antibacterial coatings for pipes, antibacterial cleaning products for medical facilities, management strategies for aquaculture farms.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Water supply, utility pipes, medical, aquaculture