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Antiseptics

Antiseptic

(Science: pharmacology, microbiology) a substance that inhibits the growth and development of microorganisms without necessarily killing them.

Compare: disinfectant and germicide.


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Bacterias response to antiseptics experiments

... would work best against gram pos and gram neg respectively and if the shape of the individual bacteria had an influence in its resistance to the antiseptics. If anyone has any ideas on this or any suggestions please comment and I would appreciate any feedback.

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by sld94
Tue Jan 25, 2011 10:40 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacterias response to antiseptics experiments
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... catering for many persons). Overall, too high hygiene levels have been linked to many kinds of modern health problems, and thus the use of antiseptics and antibiotics is more harmful than useful in normal daily life. Anyway, much of the food poisonings that happen do so because of the contaminated ...

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by blackmantis
Thu Sep 23, 2010 12:52 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Alcohol versus food poisoning bacteria
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Views: 26180

Alcohol versus food poisoning bacteria

... catering for many persons). Overall, too high hygiene levels have been linked to many kinds of modern health problems, and thus the use of antiseptics and antibiotics is more harmful than useful in normal daily life. Anyway, much of the food poisonings that happen do so because of the contaminated ...

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by biohazard
Wed Sep 22, 2010 1:11 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Alcohol versus food poisoning bacteria
Replies: 12
Views: 26180

study of herbal antiseptics on ecoli

hi i am working on the project(effects of herbal antiseptics on ecoli) can anyone give me a protocol of the same????????????? i am just interested in finding out the estimated number of ecoli b4 & after d exp.

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by amangaur
Sat Mar 22, 2008 1:35 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: study of herbal antiseptics on ecoli
Replies: 1
Views: 1748

Re: EFFECT OF CERTAIN ANTISEPTICS ON E.COLI.

hi i am also working on the same project(effects on antiseptics on ecoli) can anyone give me a protocol of the same????????????? i am just interested in finding out the estimated number of ecoli b4 & after d exp.

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by amangaur
Sat Mar 22, 2008 1:22 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: EFFECT OF CERTAIN ANTISEPTICS ON E.COLI.
Replies: 11
Views: 15098
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