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This invention provides novel 4-oxoquinolizine compounds and their uses for a series of broad-spectrum antibiotics having no cross-resistance to existing or emerging classes of antibiotics. In addition the novel 4-oxoquinolizine compounds are useful against cdc category a and b pathogens the invention also provides pharmaceutical compositions comprising certain 4-oxoquinolizines in combination with subinhibitory concentrations of polymyxin b against clinical isolates which are resistant to quinolones, carbapenems and other antimicrobial agents..
Emergent Product Development Gaithersburg Inc.
|Amidine substituted beta-lactam compounds, their preparation and use as antibacterial agents|
The present invention relates to novel β-lactam compounds, their preparation and use. In particular, this invention relates to novel β-lactam compounds which are amidine substituted monobactam derivatives useful as antimicrobial agents and their preparation..
Aicuris Gmbh & Co. Kg
|Multilayered perspiration controlling garmets|
Described herein are shields adapted for permanent attachment or removable attachment in the armpit area of a shirt. The shields are multi-layered fabrics that absorb perspiration, and in certain aspects, are used to control, reduce, or prevent perspiration from bleeding through and being shown on the outer surface of a garment.
Enes Apparel Corp
The present invention is an ear cleaner designed to have limited insertion into the ear canal so as not to impact ear wax, also known as cerumen, or damage the ear drum. The ear cleaner has several possible embodiments.
|Method for imparting an article or a hygiene product with antimicrobial activity and the article and the hygiene product imparted with the antimicrobial activity|
A method for imparting an article or a hygiene product with antimicrobial activity includes a step of applying an antimicrobial agent including an antimicrobial polyaminosilane to the article or the hygiene product. The antimicrobial polyaminosilane is prepared by subjecting an aminosilane monomer to a hydrolysis and condensation reaction.
Leader Optronics Technology Co., Ltd.
|Anion-paired cationic metallocene-containing compounds and polymers as antimicrobial agents|
Anion-paired metallocene-containing compounds are generally provided, along with methods of making the same. In one embodiment, the anion-paired metallocene-containing compound includes a cationic metallocene moiety covalently connected to an organic functional group, and an anion paired to the cationic metallocene moiety.
University Of South Carolina
|A therapeutic agent for use in the treatment of infections|
A nano- or micro-scale therapeutic agent is provided for use in the treatment of an infection of a human or animal. The agent includes micro- and/or nano-particle carriers loaded with at least one inert precursor chemical.
Aga Nanotech Ltd
|Skin and surface disinfectant compositions containing botanicals|
The present invention relates to a skin or surface disinfectant composition with broad spectrum antimicrobial activity comprising one or more essential oil (and/or one or more component thereof) and one or more fruit acid. The compositions of the invention may be used as non-toxic alternatives to conventional disinfectants or may be added to other antimicrobial agents to enhance their activity.
The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of New York
An antiseptic composition suitable for use on skin and wounds comprising a source of an antimicrobial agent and an agent which disrupts biofilms. More, particularly the invention relates to a composition capable of providing effective antimicrobial activity while at the same time avoiding wound and skin irritation and retardation of wound healing..
Convatec Technologies Inc.
|Antimicrobial iv access cap|
An antimicrobial iv access cap having an inner surface for retaining an antimicrobial agent, and further configured to receive a portion of an access port of an intravascular device.. .
Becton, Dickinson And Company
Antimicrobial layer for chromatographic containers
A chromatographic container (1) incorporating an antimicrobial layer (5) or an antimicrobial device (10) with such a layer (15) for use with a standard chromatographic container (11), which layer (5, 15) inhibits, in use, microbial growth. The antimicrobial layer (5, 15) can be on an internal surface of the container (1) or on an exposed surface of the device (10) and may be in the form of a coating, liner or film.
Waters Technologies Corporation
Gamma-aapeptides with potent and broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity
The present invention is directed to a novel class of antimicrobial agents called γ-aapeptides. The current invention provides various categories of γ-aapeptides, for example, linear γ-aapeptides, cyclic γ-aapeptides, and lipidated γ-aapeptides.
University Of South Florida
Emulsion disinfecting, sanitizing, and cleaning compositions made with antimicrobial agents
Disclosed are exemplary antimicrobial emulsions having hydrophobic and/or hydrophilic antimicrobial agents, surfactants, solubilizing agents, metal chelators and optionally thickening agents. The emulsions have a small particle size and high zeta potential.
The present invention relates to polypeptides comprising an amino sequence selected from the group consisting of: seq id no: 1, and fragments and derivatives of these. The invention also relates to the corresponding nucleic acids vectors, host cells and compositions.
Systems and processes for treating textiles with an antimicrobial agent
According to an aspect of the present disclosure, a method of treating a textile with an antimicrobial agent over a plurality of laundry cycles each including a wash cycle and a treatment cycle. The method includes (a) receiving a textile in a wash system for a first laundry cycle, (b) initiating a wash cycle comprising a detergent, (c) initiating a post-detergent treatment cycle comprising dosing the textile with a solution having a predetermined concentration of an antimicrobial agent that comprises a metallic ion, and (c) repeating steps (a)-(c) for each of a plurality of additional laundry cycles.
Applied Silver, Inc.
Antimicrobial and algicidal agent for cooling water system
An antimicrobial and algicidal agent for cooling water system contains an antimicrobial agent and an isothiazolone-based compound that effectively kill and remove the algae grown in the cooling water system.. .
Kurita Water Industries Ltd.
Resonator and process for performing biological assay
A process for assaying a biological sample includes: receiving a reference sample by an acoustic article including: a resonator including: a substrate; a piezoelectric member; and a phase noise detector; disposing the reference sample on the piezoelectric member; producing a reference phase noise signal; detecting the reference phase noise signal; disposing a biological sample on the piezoelectric member; producing a first biological phase noise signal; detecting the first biological phase noise signal; contacting the biological sample disposed on the piezoelectric member with an antimicrobial agent; producing a second biological phase noise signal; detecting the second biological phase noise signal; and analyzing the first biological phase noise signal, the second biological phase noise signal, and the reference phase noise signal to assay the biological sample.. .
United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of Commerce
Novel compositions comprising p-hydroxybenzylamine
The present invention relates to the use of p-hydroxybenzylamine or a salt thereof as antimicrobial agent as well as to composition comprising said agent.. .
Dsm Ip Assets B.v.
Method of synthesizing biodegradable antimicrobial polymer containing low-density polyethylene (ldpe), waste material of paper tissue (wmpt) and antimicrobial agents
A polymer is synthesized by mixing with an low-density polyethylene (ldpe) a waste material of paper tissue (wmpt), at least one antimicrobial agent, nano cellulose and nano bentonite. Optionally, a nanocomposite suspension is added..
Disclosed herein are compounds for use as antimicrobial agents, having a structure of formula (i):. .
Methods for the treatment of pediatric otic disorders
Disclosed herein are methods for the treatment of pediatric otic diseases or conditions with antimicrobial agent compositions and formulations administered locally to an individual afflicted with an otic disease or condition, through direct application of these compositions and formulations onto or via perfusion into the targeted auris structure(s).. .
Instrument and system for rapid microorganism identification and antimicrobial agent susceptibility testing
A system for automated microorganism identification and antibiotic susceptibility testing comprising a reagent cartridge, a reagent stage, a cassette, a cassette, stage, a pipettor assembly, an optical detection system, and a controller is disclosed. The system is designed to dynamically adjust motor idle torque to control heat load and employs a fast focus process for determining the true focus position of an individual microorganism.
Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc.
Absorbent antimicrobial wound dressings
The present invention provides methods for preparing an absorbent antimicrobial wound dressing which comprise steps of (a) preparing an antimicrobial coating composition by mixing an antimicrobial agent and one or more polymers in a solvent system that comprises a non-aqueous solvent, (b) contacting the antimicrobial coating composition of step (a) with a wound dressing substrate which comprises absorbent fibers or absorbent particles, and (c) drying the product of step (b). The present invention also provides absorbent antimicrobial wound dressings including those prepared by these methods as well as antimicrobial coating compositions and methods of producing antimicrobial coating compositions..
Mölnlycke Health Care Ab
Apparatus and spraying food and food processing articles with antimicrobials and other agents
Provided herein are methods, apparatuses, and systems for treating food articles, including meat, poultry, fish and other seafood, vegetables, fruits and other foods and food processing articles by spraying an antimicrobial or other agent onto the food or food processing articles. One embodiment of the invention may include a method for treating a food article comprising disposing a food article in a cavity within an enclosure having an outer shell and at least one inner plate disposed in the cavity, applying a first charge to a antimicrobial agent, applying a second charge to the at least one inner plate of the same polarity as the first charge, and spraying the antimicrobial agent into the cavity in a manner whereby at least a portion of the antimicrobial agent is caused to be repelled by the at least one inner plate and to at least partially coat the food article..
Tusara Solutions, Llc
The present invention provides a multiple, long-term use, antimicrobial glove. The glove is formed from one or more layers of textile material with an antimicrobial silver agent incorporated therein.
Polymer coating with antimicrobial materials and methods for producing
A method for producing an antimicrobial coating on a surface. The method includes mixing a parylene dimer and an antimicrobial agent to form a mixture, heating the mixture to sublimate the parylene dimer and suspend the antimicrobial agent within the sublimated parylene dimer, pyrolyzing the sublimated parylene dimer to form a parylene monomer while the antimicrobial agent is suspended within the parylene monomer, and condensing the parylene monomer and the antimicrobial agent together on the surface to polymerize the parylene monomer and form a coating containing a parylene polymer and the antimicrobial agent..
Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc.
Antimicrobial formulations and applications thereof
Described herein are new approaches to antimicrobial therapy, which includes the development of new combinations of antibiotic agents as well as their use for specific therapeutic purposes. These specific therapeutic purposes may apply to clinical situations inherently different from treatment of infections that require systemic antibiotic administration.
Disposable bag for hygienic disposal of a feminine hygiene product
A bag of thin plastic material shaped into a container having a closed end and an open end cut to provide two tying portions, and sides extending between the open and closed ends. The plastic material is of a color and has at least an antimicrobial agent, and has an imprinted design or pattern.
Scensible Source Co., Llc
Wipe for killing spores
This invention relates to a wipe for killing spores comprising an absorbent sheet holding an aqueous composition and a sealed package containing the absorbent sheet, wherein the aqueous composition comprises water, an antimicrobial agent and a peroxide. The invention also relates to a process for killing spores using the above-indicated wipe..
American Sterilizer Company
Method for screening antimicrobial agent
A method for screening an antimicrobial agent which is capable of controlling microorganisms causing offensive odor in an air-conditioning system and a method for removing offensive odor in an air-conditioning system are provided. The method for screening an antimicrobial agent and the method for removing offensive odor in an air-conditioning system may be used for various purposes of industrial application.
Hyundai Motor Company
Methods for preventing or treating infectious diseases caused by extracellular microorganisms, including antimicrobial-resistant strains thereof, using gallium compounds
The present invention relates to methods for preventing or treating infectious diseases caused by extracellular microorganisms, such as bacteria and fungi, by systemically administering to a patient a compound containing gallium. The extracellular microorganisms targeted by the present methods include methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (mrsa), vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecalis (vre), e.
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine
Antibiotic compounds that inhibit bacterial protein synthesis
An aminoacylation/translation (ait) system based on the protein synthesis system from the pathogen pseudomonas aeruginosa, was used to screen chemical compounds for identifying inhibitors of protein synthesis. This system includes elongation factors: ef-tu, ef-ts and ef-g, aminoacyl trna synthetase (aars) specific for phenylalanine, phers, and ribosomes isolated from cultures of pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Board Of Regents Of The University Of Texas System
Laminated shower curtains
Laminated shower curtains are disclosed having an antimicrobial pre-treated fabric layer comprising a first antimicrobial agent, and an antimicrobial liquid impermeable film layer bonded to the antimicrobial pre-treated fabric layer comprising a polymeric material and a second antimicrobial agent. The antimicrobial pre-treated fabric layer and the antimicrobial pre-treated fabric layer of the laminated shower curtains may be individually produced before being bonded together..
Maytex Mills, Inc.
Botanical antimicrobial compositions
Disclosed herein are antimicrobial compositions comprising mixtures of botanical extracts, synthetic antimicrobial agents and essential oils which do not rely solely upon alcohol to produce their antimicrobial effects.. .
The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of
Apparatus of fabricating iodine-based-antimicrobial colored fabrics
An apparatus is provided to make fabrics. The fabrics are iodine-based-antimicrobial, odor-absorbing and colored.