bacteriostat

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a chemical or biological material that inhibits bacterial growth

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Although host factors may allow a bacteriostatic agent to be used successfully in an infected patient, these factors appear to be less able to curtail the emergence of resistance.
AgION is registered by the EPA as a preservative and bacteriostatic agent for use in treated articles.
Each type inhibits bacterial cell growth and is classified as a bacteriostatic agent.
The Agion[R] Antimicrobial is presently registered by the United States Environmental Protection Agency as a preservative and bacteriostatic agent for use in treated articles under 40 CFR 152.
to incorporate the AgION(TM) Antimicrobial Compound, an advanced silver-based bacteriostatic agent, into the manufacturing process of its film products, which are used within a wide variety of industries.