-monas

-monas

[L. fr. Gr. monas, stem monad-, unit, unity]
Suffix meaning unit, single-celled (organism), esp. in taxonomic names, e.g., Pseudomonas.
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Bacteria Sample Number of Number of Value species viable viable of cells of cells of anti bacteria bacteria -microbial at 0 hr after activity 24 hrs Pseudo Sol-gel 2.0 x 3.6 x -- -monas -coated [10.sup.5] [10.sup.7] -- aeru slide * 1.9 x 9.5 x -ginosa Control ** [10.sup.5] [10.sup.6] Esche Sol-gel 4.6 x 1.1 x -- -richia -coated [10.sup.5] [10.sup.8] -- coli slide 4.0 x 1.7 x Control [10.sup.5] [10.sup.8] Staphy Sol-gel 2.0 x 1.5 x -- -lococ -coated [10.sup.5] [10.sup.7] -- -cus slide 2.0 x 1.5 x aureus Control [10.sup.5] [10.sup.7] * Sol-gel-coated slide: coating consists only sol gel; no Ag silver.