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antagonistic

adjective Referring to any combination of two or more drugs which results in a therapeutic effect that is less than the sum of each drug’s effect.

antagonistic

adjective Referring to any combination of 2 or more drugs, which results in a therapeutic effect that is less than the sum of each drug's effect. Cf Additive, Synergism.
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We evaluated the potential for isolating novel bioactive compound-producing actinobacteria from the special ecosystem of saxicolous lichens by colony counts and species numbers of actinobacteria, and evaluation of their antagonistic activity followed by identification of dominant and valued actinobacterial species.
Isolation, purification and identification of antagonistic fungi: Soils from 20 different fields of Ismailia, Egypt were collected in sterile polyethylene bags.
Antagonistic activities of the isolates were evaluated by dual culture method against Fusarium oxysporum f.
The aim of this work was to assess the antimicrobial properties of Lactobacillus plantarum strains isolated from two different types of regional cheeses produced in different region of Poland and recognition of these strains for the unique antagonistic activity and preservation role in food.
In the neuromuscular junction (NMJ), all of the cholinesterase present is AChE.[sup][3] Anticholinesterase drugs decrease acetylcholine hydrolysis by inhibiting the activity of AChE and thus, improve the concentration of acetylcholine in the NMJ to overcome the effects of muscle relaxants; therefore, their mechanism of reversal is indirect [sup][4] and their antagonistic actions are theoretically related to the activity of AChE in the NMJ.
Before evaluating the antagonistic effects of AN98 in CHO-pGHR cells, we first determined that AN98 itself has no agonistic effect.
Thus, this study was carried out to confirm the antagonistic ability of the non phytopathogenic fungi associated with crown rot of guava which could further lead to their utilization as biological control agents against phytopathogenic fungi.
"Often there's an almost antagonistic attitude between OTTs and telcos.
Huckabee agreed, calling our current system, "humanistic, atheistic, even antagonistic toward Christian faith" and later remarked, "the only thing worse than not being elected president would be to be elected president without God's blessing.
It was reported on Friday that the company has received approval based on a next generation antagonistic somatostatin analogue for the management of neuroendocrine tumours.
If you prove yourself through your work, no one can be antagonistic towards you.
"BJP is hell-bent on gaining power at the centre at any cost come what may, hence, they are forming such alliances with MNS, knowing extremely well that MNS and Shiv Sena both are antagonistic towards each other.