The North Carolina State University-led study identified that some ant species make use of powerful antimicrobial agents
6) It found a wide use of broad spectrum antimicrobial agents
and a high prevalence of resistance in common pathogens.
are naturally occurring, semi-synthetic and synthetic compounds with antimicrobial activity that are used in human and veterinary medicine to prevent and treat infections and for growth promotion in food animals.
aeruginosa will not be available in the foreseeable future, thus continuous surveillance of the development of resistance to current therapeutic agents is vital as is the appropriate utilization of antimicrobial agents
to minimize the development of resistance.
We present selected results and experiences from 11 years of monitoring and reporting of antimicrobial agent
consumption and antimicrobial agent
resistance in bacteria isolated from animals, food, and humans in Denmark.
Their increasingly complex responsibilities require that they ask whether the microorganism and antimicrobial agent
test result in question falls into a category requiring technologist intervention and manual modification of the result.
The antimicrobial agent
triclosan pervades products ranging from window cleaner to toothpaste, for example.
CHG is an antimicrobial agent
that kills a wide variety of microorganisms.
The issue is important to manufacturers that include antimicrobials in fibers, binders or other components of finished goods and who do not want to risk governmental sanction when noting the presence of the antimicrobial agent
This new indication makes Levaquin the first prescription antimicrobial agent
specifically indicated for CAP caused by this resistant bacterium, giving physicians an additional option when penicillin-resistant pneumococcal pneumonia is present or suspected.
Whether or not the EPA draft is accepted as an official regulation, there are various factors to consider when confirming the effectiveness of an antimicrobial agent