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(Science: pharmacology) a drug that is destructive to fungi or suppressing their reproduction or growth, effective against fungal infections.

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targeting the Aids virus

An antifungal foot cream called Ciclopirox shows abilities to STOP and ERADICATE HIV. It inhibits the expression of it's genes, blocks mitochondrial function and activates the cell suicide pathway. This spares the unaffected ...

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by Sumanth001
Fri Sep 27, 2013 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: targeting the Aids virus
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by choozi
Sat Oct 22, 2011 3:26 pm
Forum: Microbiology
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More general biology questions..

... germinate into sporeling, which then develop into bacteria? 8."Bacterial antibiotics do not act against fungi" - why not? 9. "antifungal ointments and oral preparations are used to treat fungal infections." - what is an oral preparation? 10. Examples of arthropods are ...

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by freedompeace
Fri Apr 15, 2011 12:30 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: More general biology questions..
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Comprehensive Antimicrobial Susceptibility Database

The best and most simple online authoritative antimicrobial (antibiotics, antifungal, antiparasitic, antiviral and antitumor) guide in my opinion is: The Antimicrobial Index http://antibiotics.toku-e.com/ Most importantly it is regularly updated and ...

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by antibiotic
Sun Jan 23, 2011 7:01 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Comprehensive Antimicrobial Susceptibility Database
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What different cultivatable soil bacterial species are there

... can be grown in the lab. You'll just have to wait for a long period of time, may take a week to see growth. Of course, you have to add antifungal agents (like Congo Red) coz surely your soil contains a lot of spores. Forest soil has a lot of these. You can also find Clostridium in soil ...

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by mkwaje
Fri Jan 29, 2010 11:59 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What different cultivatable soil bacterial species are there
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