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Triclosan

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Triclosan, similar in its uses and mechanism of action to triclocarban, is an antibacterial and antifungal agent found in consumer products, including toothpaste, soaps, detergents, toys, and surgic...

Mechanism of Triclosan Inhibition of Bacterial Fatty Acid Synthesis

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Apr 16, 1999 ... Mechanism of Triclosan Inhibition of Bacterial Fatty Acid Synthesis* ... In contrast, triclosan does not increase the binding of NAD<sup>+</sup>to FabI[G93V]. ... The importance of fatty acid biosynthesis to cell growth and function makes ...

Triclosan - Tufts University

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inhibits the enzyme, and therefore prevents the bacteria from synthesizing fatty acid, which is ... Since humans do not have this ENR enzyme, triclosan ... Microban® controls microbial growth and odors within the impregnated surface but does ...

1. What is the biocide triclosan?

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At sublethal concentrations, it acts by inhibiting the activity of the bacterial .... triclosan was found to profoundly affect bacterial growth, indicating a strong ...

Triclosan inhibition of fatty acid synthesis and its effect on growth of ...

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Apr 28, 2005 ... Triclosan inhibition of fatty acid synthesis and its effect on growth of Escherichia ... and to relate the inhibition of enoyl reductase to bacterial viability. ... These concentrations did not significantly affect cell survival in any of the ...

Defining and Combating the Mechanisms of Triclosan Resistance in ...

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Consequently, the measured IC50s do not truly reflect the relative affinities of triclosan for the .... Mechanism of triclosan inhibition of bacterial fatty acid synthesis.

Triclosan and antimicrobial resistance in bacteria: an overview. - NCBI

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Microb Drug Resist. 2006 Summer;12(2):83-90. Triclosan and antimicrobial resistance in bacteria: an overview. Yazdankhah SP(1), Scheie AA, Høiby EA, ...

Antibacterial Household Products: Cause for Concern - NCBI

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used correctly, they inhibit bacterial growth. ... triclosan (a common antibacterial agent), including pillows, .... A triclosan-resistant mutant of E. coli does not lyse.

Triclosan - A Beyond Pesticides Factsheet

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Apr 15, 2003 ... als are similar to antibiotics in that they both inhibit bacterial growth. But while .... Triclosan does not actually cause a mutation in the bacteria,.

Triclosan inhibits uropathogenic Escherichia coli-stimulated tumor ...

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MATERIALS AND METHODS: Assays of bacterial growth, adhesion, and ... CONCLUSIONS: Sublethal concentrations of triclosan did not inhibit the adhesion or ...

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Illumin - What Makes Antibacterial Soap Antibacterial?

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Dec 1, 2007 ... A biochemical explanation of how Triclosan disables bacteria will give ... that do not use Triclosan and instead use ethyl alcohol as the active ingredient. ... Triclosan stops the fatty acid elongation process by inhibiting a bacterial enzyme. ... systematically kills bacteria by stopping fatty acid chain growth. This ...

Full Text - Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy - Oxford Journals

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Apr 28, 2005 ... Triclosan inhibition of fatty acid synthesis and its effect on growth of ... Concurrently, the bactericidal effect of triclosan against these bacterial strains was ... These concentrations did not significantly affect cell survival in any of ...

Triclosan and Antibiotics resistance

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... such as cosmetics and detergents to kill microorganisms or inhibit their growth. ... 3.3 If present in soil, triclosan does not seem to affect bacterial activity, but it ...