antibacterial agent

antibacterial agent

[¦an·tē‚bak′tir·ē·əl ′ā·jənt]
(microbiology)
A synthetic or natural compound which inhibits the growth and division of bacteria.
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The research team, with help from artificially-intelligent robot Eve, has found triclosan - an antibacterial agent which stops plaque from building up on the teeth - could be used as an anti-malarial drug.
The third agent is gepotidacin, a novel triazaacenaphthylene antibacterial agent currently being investigated by GlaxoSmithKline in a phase II study.
Generally, the susceptibility profiles ranged from poor to high depending on the isolates and the antibacterial agent.
A low-cost topical antibacterial agent is quickly needed.
The rational use of antibacterials can only be expected if the prescriber is aware of the local antibacterial guideline which generally based on the knowledge of commonest bacteria and the possible susceptible antibacterial agent in that local setting.
If you're after a natural option, then this wash combines gentle aloe vera with tea tree oil, a natural, antibacterial agent.
We used Etest (bioMerieux SA, Marcy-l'Etoile, France) for antibacterial agent susceptibility testing of [beta]-lactams and other antibacterial agents.
VIBATIV, discovered by Theravance Inc, is a bactericidal, once-daily injectable lipoglycopeptide antibacterial agent with a dual mechanism of action against Gram-positive bacteria, including resistant pathogens such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
50, gently cleans the skin, removing make-up and other traces of dirt, with an antibacterial agent to fight spots.
Nippon Shinyaku"), a listed pharmaceutical company in Japan, for the pharmaceutical product containing Nippon Shinyaku's antibacterial agent "Prulifloxacin".
The gloves are treated with an all-natural antibacterial agent and have a textured surface for stronger gripping control.
No Scents At All Body Wash and Shampoo, made with the same odor-eliminating compound that makes All Odor Eliminating Spray a force for scent to reckon with, contains an added ingredient, triclosen, an antibacterial agent that kills odor-causing bacteria on skin before it gets out of control.