• WordNet 3.6
    • adj antimicrobial capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
    • n antimicrobial an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease
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In news:

"With a Little Help from My Friends": Efferocytosis as an Antimicrobial Mechanism p261.
This company's Zinc Omadine® ZOE™ antimicrobial product and related zinc pyrithione compounds can be used to protect the surfaces of coatings and other dry films from fungal and algal growth.
1.1 This test method is designed to determine the relative effectiveness of two antimicrobial handwashing agents in reducing transient microorganisms using a controlled handwash.
1 the figure showing the global distribution of antimicrobial resistance in Salmonella enterica serotype typhi ( S typhi ) does not mention Nepal as having nalidixic acid resistance.
Antimicrobial PVDF and PES membranes are provided to fulfill a variety of filtration needs.
1.1 This guide is designed to demonstrate the effectiveness of hand hygiene topical antimicrobial products using pigskin as a surrogate model.
Similar to antimicrobials, preservatives prevent the growth of molds, yeasts and bacteria.
This business group of the Dow Chemical Co. Now offers BIOBAN(TM) 551S, a new generation of in-can preservative based on its new antimicrobial active ingredient, MBIT (2-methyl-1,2-benzisothiazol-3(2H)-one).
Though work remains to be done, an FDA-approved antimicrobial preservative is showing promising results.
The lubricants contain Micronox, a food- grade antimicrobial agent that provides protection for lubricants against hazardous microorganisms such as E-coli, Listeria and Salmonella.
More and more, I run into self-proclaimed experts expounding on antimicrobial use in food animals.
Several new and innovative spout designs have surfaced in the past decade, geared directly toward this problem — eg, stainless microspiles, Leader's check valves, Lapierre's seasonal polycarbonate spouts , and antimicrobial silver spouts .
Quick-Med Receives Expanded EPA Approval For Stay Fresh ® Antimicrobial.
Toothbrush Shield, IntelliDent, oral care, E4 Technologies, toothbrush caps, antimicrobial, Susan Klinsport.
Covalon to Present FDA Cleared IV ClearT Antimicrobial Silicone Adhesive Dressing at FIME: the Largest International Medical Trade Fair and Congress in the United States.

In science:

Probing membrane insertion activity of antimicrobial polymers via coarse-grain molecular dynamics. J.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?