The mechanism of the anti-microbial of Triclosan

Ariel / Jaime Finguerut ariel.finguerut at merconet.com.br
Sat Nov 21 10:07:04 EST 1998


Hello:

About Triclosan, try a search at Medline. You can find Medline using the
words Pubmed and Entrez at Altavista or Hotbot.
I am also interested in this product so keep me posted.
Thanks

Regards

jaime
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De: SParker <eparker at aros.net>
Para: microbio at net.bio.net <microbio at net.bio.net>
Data: Sábado, 21 de Novembro de 1998 07:27
Assunto: Re: The machenism of the anti-microbial of Triclosan


>I think it is a cytochrome P450 inhibitor.  This may help your search.
>
>fybog wrote in message <3646120e.19561574 at news.virgin.net>...
>>According to this month's Scientific American triclosan works on one
>>single cellular process. Apparently it 'impedes the action of an
>>enzyme essential to synthesizing lipids in the cell wall'. There isn't
>>much more detail than that, you'd have to do a journal search for
>>more.
>>
>>Hope I have been of some use.
>>
>>fybog
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