Quelle: Optics.org, 28.05.2020 (in Englisch)

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A novel LED irradiation system developed by the Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Berlin, Germany, is designed to kill microorganisms with ultra-short wave UV light – without side effects. A prototype of the UVC LED irradiation system featuring 118 LEDs has been delivered to Berlin’s Charité Hospital for initial testing.