Refers to a substance (or a condition) capable of killing bacteria.
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Doderlein's bacillus is a large, Gram-positive bacterium found in vaginal secretions. It is named after the German... Read More
noun, plural: phagocytes
Any of the cells specialized in engulfing and destroying foreign particles, as well as... Read More
noun, plural: bactericides
A substance or agent capable of killing bacteria.
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Chemical disinfectants are categorized based on the power of their disinfection for microbes and viruses. Strong... Read More
(cell biology) A cytoplasmic body that forms from the fusion of phagosome and... Read More