antimicrobial antimicrobial


  1. (n) an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease
  2. (adj) capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms


  1. Another antimicrobial, zanamivir, or Relenza, is still effective against the circulating Tamiflu-resistant strain.
  2. The UCS estimates that about 70% of antimicrobial drugs used in America are given not to people but to animals, which means we're breeding more of those deadly organisms every day.
  3. Teva's entire 2002 line of sandals will be coated with AgION's silver-based antimicrobial compound.


  1. 2013 School Study Shows Zylast Antiseptic Lotion Reduces School Absenteeism and Raises Funding Levels

    LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative BioDefense Inc., the creators of the Zylast™ line of persistent antimicrobial products, announced today the results of a clinical study in ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Cupron Technology Earns Anti-Fungal Public Health Claim

    Cupron, creator of a copper-based antimicrobial and skin enhancement technology, announced today that its pioneering technology has received the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's approval to make a first-of-its-kind Public Health Claim.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Nature Relax - All Season Silver Antimicrobial White Down Comforter: Extra 25% off (Only $75), Father's Day Sale

    Nature Relax just announced an extra 25% discount offer (only $75), for one time only, for Father's Day special on the All Season Silver Infused Antimicrobial White Down comforters. Nature Relax line of All Season Antimicrobial White Down comforters are resistant to mites, mold, spores and bacteria, making it naturally hypoallergenic and perfectly suitable for those with sensitive skin. (PRWeb ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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  1. "For raw meat and poultry products, the solution lies with safe foods produced using non-thermal pasteurization technologies, such as UV/Advanced Oxidation technologies and antimicrobial spray treatments, combined with safe preparation and proper...
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: James Marsden Source: Food Product Design

  2. "The VDR is at the heart of innate immunity, being responsible for expression of most of the antimicrobial peptides, which are the body's ultimate response to infection," Marshall said. "Molecular biology is now forcing us to re-think the...
    on Jan 21, 2008 By: Trevor Marshall Source: PR Web (press release)

  3. "To accelerate market share growth, we are constantly on the lookout for new methods and technologies to enhance our market-leading ON-Q PainBuster product line," Earhart said. "The antimicrobial properties of the ON-Q SilverSoaker provide an...
    on Feb 21, 2006 By: Amelia Earhart Source: Business Wire (press release)

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