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Prophylactic

prophylactic

preventive measure or medication.


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Re: Lonza MycoAlert test

... a product called MycoZap that works well at eliminating the infection without excessive toxicity to the cells in culture. Even better, they have a prophylactic version that prevents mycoplasma in the first place. Hope this helps!

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by buzzbomb711
Fri Jul 25, 2014 6:51 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Lonza MycoAlert test
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Views: 1390

Ebola Info

... to the very high mortality rates of the virus: victims rarely live long enough to spread the disease to many people. - There is no known cure or prophylactic treatment - no vaccine exist - The disease has very typical symptoms, which help to identify it. The virus itself can be identified at ...

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by biohazard
Tue Apr 13, 2010 6:57 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Ebola Info
Replies: 1
Views: 4214

Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?

... Propranolol. After one week of treatment I was sent home. I was also diagnosed with a bruit, and a heart murmer and told to take an anitibiotic prophylactic before any any invasive or deep dental procedure in the future. I had various tests including echocardiogram and regular holter monitor ...

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by Lesley998
Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:56 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?
Replies: 23
Views: 75291

Red-Eyed tree Frog skin can inhibit HIV virus

... cells. Dr Van-Compernolle said: "It seems it would work really well in just the way the frogs use it - as a cream. We envisage something prophylactic so if you were exposed to HIV through unprotected sex, you could use this cream or a suppository to give you a fairly high dose of the ...

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by sunnye
Mon Dec 29, 2008 10:42 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Red-Eyed tree Frog skin can inhibit HIV virus
Replies: 3
Views: 4705

Ebola....

Isolation is key, since there is not yet a cure. I'd suppose prophylactic treatment with antiviral therapies would also be beneficial, but I remember reading that it wasn't 100% effective. Those viral hemorrhagic fevers are a mysterious bunch.

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by crashxxbrn
Sat Mar 24, 2007 4:47 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Ebola....
Replies: 14
Views: 7186
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