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Agent

(Science: pharmacology) Any power, principle or substance capable of producing an effect, whether physical, chemical or biological.

Origin: L. Agens = acting


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Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment

... Visick, PhD and James J. Jaber, MD, PhD. Here is the whole post: http://stritch.luc.edu/depts/indii/research-projects/novel-xenobiotic-agents-for-biofilm-prevention-and-treatment-in-chronic-rhinosinusitis/ Biofilms are a serious problem in the clinic due to three key factors: (1) the ...

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by bioCassie
Tue Mar 03, 2015 5:38 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Xenobiotic Agents for Biofilm Prevention and Treatment
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Views: 233

Re: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???

... of uncharged single-stranded DNA analogs modified such that each subunit includes a phosphorodiamidate linkage and morpholine ring. PMO antisense agents have been reported to effectively interfere with the replication of several positive-strand RNA viruses in cell culture. The filoviruses, Marburg ...

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by jonmoulton
Mon Sep 15, 2014 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Any ideas for vaccine development or anti-viral drugs???
Replies: 2
Views: 12526

Taq Buffer ?

Does it? I've never heard about it. However, my guess would be it's some sort of filling agent, like if you used BSA or something similar.

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by JackBean
Sat Jan 18, 2014 2:36 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Taq Buffer ?
Replies: 1
Views: 964

Re:

... you couldn't drive it. Likewise, with maintaining a mild infection the medical staff would need to accelerate the infection sometimes (adding bio-agent) and brake the infection at other times (adding anti-bio-agent drug). And the bacteria is supposed to kill the tumor cells? Some of them, the ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 19548

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... and method for the medical treatment of tumorous cancer. Abstract A new 2-phase treatment to cure cancer is proposed. Phase 1 would use a live bio-agent paired with a moderating anti-bio-agent drug to target and kill hypoxic cancer tumour cores. Phase 2 would employ 2 drug types - firstly a mixture ...

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by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 19548
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