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Synonyms for antimicrobial

an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease

capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms

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The Kenya National Policy on Prevention and Containment of Antimicrobial Resistance said cases of anti-microbial resistance are a global concern for both the public health and agriculture sectors.
Dr Ovberedjo said to clear bushes, employees sometimes use chemicals and Anti-Microbials to ensure total termination of diseases in the environment.
Pure Shield focuses on anti-microbial products that are active against viruses, bacteria, molds and fungi on both porous and non porous surfaces.
They were addressing an awareness seminar on anti-microbial resistance (AMR) here jointly organized by Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) and National Institute of Health (NIH), on the occasion of 'World Antibiotic Awareness Week' being observed in Pakistan from November 13-19.
She said the anti-microbial solution would be an industry first, adding: "We have been running clinical trials proving the potential problems and effects of using an eye compressor which is not treated with an anti-microbial solution and these findings will be published in all the appropriate journals.
OTC: EXMT) (ATM) has acquired Indiana, US-based biotech company Shield Global, a provider of anti-microbial surface products, the company said.
The AMPT anti-microbial peptides address significant unmet medical needs and provide an alternative to antibiotics in human and animal health, particularly in an era of unprecedented bacterial resistance to traditional antibiotics.
Keywords: Acacia modesta; Phytochemical screening; In vitro bioassay; Biological screening; Anti-microbial activity; Anti-bacterial activity.
The healthcare scrubs and linens developed by Garmatex and Diagnomics will feature Garmatex's proprietary anti-microbial technology, Bact-Out, a revolutionary, natural anti-microbial treatment that has a bacterial and fungal reduction rate of 99.
LEAFIELD ENVIRONMENTAL has designed and custom-built a new, pedal operated recycling bin with an optional anti-microbial additive which complies with the strict cleanliness and infection control regulations of the health industry.
World leading industrial thread and textile crafts business Coats plc has launched a new range of anti-microbial sewing threads that inhibits the growth of microbes and bacteria around seams.
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): Ionised plasmas like those in neon lights and plasma TVs not only can sterilize water, but also make it anti-microbial - able to kill bacteria - for as long as a week after treatment, according to University of California, Berkeley scientists.
EUROPEAN Union (EU) member states are insufficiently curbing anti-microbial medicine use, a European Commission report has found.
Ag Tech, an anti-microbial systems company based at Ocean Park, has produced wallboards that it says kill bacteria and fungi on contact.
His Handle Hygiene invention fits anti-microbial silicone sleeves over existing door handles, or push plates.
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