Publications by authors named "Sergio Ferro"

22Publications

A pH-neutral electrolyzed oxidizing water significantly reduces microbial contamination of fresh spinach leaves.

Food Microbiol 2021 Feb 3;93:103614. Epub 2020 Aug 3.

Australian Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Ecology, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Roseworthy, 5371, Australia.

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February 2021

Decontamination of aerosolised bacteria from a pig farm environment using a pH neutral electrochemically activated solution (Ecas4 anolyte).

PLoS One 2019 25;14(9):e0222765. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Australian Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Ecology, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Roseworthy SA, Australia.

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March 2020

Umbilical cord bilirubin level and pre-discharge hyperbilirubinemia risk.

J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2019 Jun 14:1-7. Epub 2019 Jun 14.

a Division of Perinatal Medicine , Policlinico Abano Terme , Abano Terme , Italy.

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June 2019

Removal of Mn and As from drinking water by red mud and pyrolusite.

J Environ Manage 2019 May 27;237:526-533. Epub 2019 Feb 27.

DCCI, Dipartimento di Chimica e Chimica Industriale, Università degli Studi di Genova, Via Dodecaneso 31, 16146 Genova, Italy. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Comments on Botta et al. (2018). Potentially active spoilage bacteria community during the storage of vacuum packaged beefsteaks treated with aqueous ozone and electrolysed water. International Journal of Food Microbiology, 266, 337-345.

Int J Food Microbiol 2019 02 21;291:205-206. Epub 2018 Aug 21.

Sansom Institute for Health Research, School of Pharmacy and Medical Science, University of South Australia, Adelaide, SA 5000, Australia.

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February 2019

Electrochemical disinfection of groundwater for civil use - An example of an effective endogenous advanced oxidation process.

Chemosphere 2018 Sep 12;207:101-109. Epub 2018 May 12.

Department of Engineering, University of Ferrara, Via Saragat 1, 44122 Ferrara, Italy. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Efficacy evaluation of a new water sanitizer for increasing the shelf life of Southern Australian King George Whiting and Tasmanian Atlantic Salmon fillets.

Food Microbiol 2017 Dec 19;68:51-60. Epub 2017 Jun 19.

Australian Centre for Antimicrobial Resistance Ecology, School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Roseworthy 5371, Australia. Electronic address:

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December 2017

Electrokinetic remediation of soils contaminated by potentially toxic metals: Dedicated analytical tools for assessing the contamination baseline in a complex scenario.

J Environ Manage 2017 Dec 21;203(Pt 3):1163-1168. Epub 2017 Feb 21.

Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche e Farmaceutiche, Università degli Studi di Ferrara, Via Fossato di Mortara 17, 44121 Ferrara, Italy. Electronic address:

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December 2017

An integrated (electro- and bio-oxidation) approach for remediation of industrial wastewater containing azo-dyes: Understanding the degradation mechanism and toxicity assessment.

J Hazard Mater 2016 Nov 10;318:203-215. Epub 2016 Jul 10.

Corrosion and Materials Protection Division (CMPD), CSIR-Central electrochemical research institute (CECRI), Karaikudi 630 003, India.

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November 2016

Eco-friendly and facile integrated biological-cum-photo assisted electrooxidation process for degradation of textile wastewater.

Water Res 2016 Apr 17;93:230-241. Epub 2016 Feb 17.

Chlor-alkali Division, CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute (CECRI), Karaikudi 630 003, India.

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April 2016

The use of ECAS in plant protection: a green and efficient antimicrobial approach that primes selected defense genes.

Ecotoxicology 2015 Nov 9;24(9):1996-2008. Epub 2015 Sep 9.

Department of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, University of Ferrara, Via Luigi Borsari 46, 44121, Ferrara, Italy.

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November 2015

Development of FT-NIR models for the simultaneous estimation of chlorophyll and nitrogen content in fresh apple (Malus domestica) leaves.

Sensors (Basel) 2015 Jan 26;15(2):2662-79. Epub 2015 Jan 26.

Department of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Ferrara, Via Fossato di Mortara, 17-27, Ferrara 44121, Italy.

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January 2015

Scale-up of electrochemical oxidation system for treatment of produced water generated by Brazilian petrochemical industry.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2014 1;21(14):8466-75. Epub 2014 Apr 1.

Institute of Chemistry, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Lagoa Nova, RN, CEP 59.072-970, Brazil.

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May 2015

A Modern Approach to Disinfection, as Old as the Evolution of Vertebrates.

Healthcare (Basel) 2014 Dec 19;2(4):516-26. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

Department of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Ferrara, via Fossato di Mortara, 17-27, 44121 Ferrara, Italy.

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December 2014

Heterogeneous electron-transfer rate constants for fe(h(2)o)(6)(3+/2+) at metal oxide electrodes.

J Phys Chem B 2004 May;108(20):6398-401

Department of Chemistry, University of Ferrara, via L. Borsari 46, I-44100 Ferrara, Italy.

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May 2004

Removal of the pesticide methamidophos from aqueous solutions by electrooxidation using Pb/PbO2, Ti/SnO2, and Si/BDD electrodes.

Environ Sci Technol 2008 Sep;42(18):6929-35

Department of Analytical Chemistry, Laboratory of Electrochemistry, University of Milan, via Celoria 2-20133, Milan, Italy.

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September 2008

Electrochemical oxidation of organic pollutants for the wastewater treatment: direct and indirect processes.

Chem Soc Rev 2006 Dec 10;35(12):1324-40. Epub 2006 Jul 10.

Department of Chemistry, University of Ferrara, via L. Borsari 46, I-44100 Ferrara, Italy.

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December 2006