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Triclosan - Wikipedia

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Triclosan, similar in its uses and mechanism of action to triclocarban, is an antibacterial and ... A bacterial host transformed by a plasmid harboring a triclosan-resistant ... as a selectable mark...

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 ...

General Background: Antibiotic Agents - Tufts

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Are antibacterial agents safe? Do antibacterials create resistant bacteria? ... Bacteriostats inhibit bacterial growth in inanimate environments. Sanitizers are ...

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, ...

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.

Antibacterials in the Household - MicrobeWiki

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Aug 13, 2013 ... Bacteria was first linked with disease in the 1870s. ... Regular soap, which does not contain antibacterial agents, may be equally effective ... is triclosan, an antibacterial that works to kill or inhibit the growth of harmful bacteria.

The Effects of Triclosan Derivatives against the Growth of ...

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of triclosan did not have high inhibition rates at 4.0 ug/mL, but more .... inhibits bacterial fatty acid synthesis and thus inhibits bacteria growth by disrupting.

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,.

5. Can bacteria become resistant to Triclosan? - Europa

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Hence, bacterial resistance based on the determination of MIC does not ... are less effective and might be prone to bacterial contamination and growth. ... Triclosan was found to inhibit fatty acid synthesis by targeting FabI in E. coli ( Heath et al.

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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 ... should consider antibacterial products that do not use Triclosan and instead use ... Triclosan systematically kills bacteria by stopping fatty acid chain growth. ... Triclosan acts as a competitive inhibitor when it binds to the active site of ...

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 Escherichia ... These concentrations did not significantly affect cell survival in any of the .... Total uptake of radioactive acetate into the three bacterial strains is ...

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 ...