Dictionary » A » Antibiotic Drug

Antibiotic Drug

A chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that kills microorganisms and cures infections; when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... 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 ... governed as a kingdom. Author's glossary Anti-bio-agent drug - an antibiotic drug selected to be used to moderate or to kill a particular bio-agent ...

See entire post
by PeterDow
Fri Oct 25, 2013 12:14 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 10944

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... on antibacterial resistance so here it is for any further discussion. Antibiotic resistance is often used to show that the development of this ... They demonstrated that tetracycline-resistant cells lose accumulated drug faster than susceptible cells do and that tetracycline enters the bacterial ...

See entire post
by scottie
Fri Aug 17, 2012 3:46 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 560
Views: 910700

Calculating acids,absorption and antibiotics?

There's a new antibiotic developed for oral admin It has a pH=2 (stomach) , pH=6 in the intestine and pKa=2.1 a)Will the drug dissociate in aqueous soln's as a weak or strong acid? b)Calculate the drug amount dissociated as % ...

See entire post
by piloting
Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:04 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Calculating acids,absorption and antibiotics?
Replies: 3
Views: 1752

The Implausible Engines of Evolution

... However, if the person in whose gut the bacteria live has to take an antibiotic treatment for some reason, the bacteria with normal cell walls ... that very unlikely event can (and often will) happen. Eventually the drug treatment ends. Now all the bacteria have the mutant, protective cell ...

See entire post
by biohazard
Mon Oct 10, 2011 7:23 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: The Implausible Engines of Evolution
Replies: 40
Views: 66462

Re: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help? I CAN!

... - just stuffed up, major headaches, you know - misery! Day one on the drug was fine, day two, I felt a little odd and anxious and by day three ... would be better to ride out the sinus stuff or I could try a different antibiotic. I opted to "ride it out" and only suffered two more ...

See entire post
by jstar
Mon Jan 17, 2011 3:59 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?
Replies: 23
Views: 75572
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 734 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link