Can Silver Nanoparticles Combat Your Stink?



Some clothing makers try to harness the antibacterial power of silver to combat the smell of sweat from your workouts — now with added nanotechnology. This week on Reactions, we ask: does it work?

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Credits:
Producer: Kirk Zamieroski
Writer: Alexa Billow
Scientific Consultants: James Hutchison, PhD; Rick Glover, PhD
Executive Producer: George Zaidan
Fact Checker: Alison Le

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Robert Daglio – Mr. Fantastic

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