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Int. Journal of Life Sciences, 2017; 5(4): 593-598            |        Available online, December 05, 2017

Efficacy study of some antiseptics and disinfectants 

 

Raut Gargi1,  Pimpliskar Mukesh R2 ,Vanmali HS and Jadhav Rahul1

 

1Vidyavardhini’s Zoology Research Laboratory, E. S. A. College of   Science, Vasai Road. 401 202.Dist: Palghar, MS, India

 2K. M. Es, G. M. Momin Womens College, Bhiwandi, Thana road  Dist- Thana421 302, MS, India

Corresponding Authors E.mail:- jadhav2010@rediffmail.com |  mukesh227@yahoo.co.in

 

      

Received: 18.08.2017   |   Revised 18.09.2017    |    Accepted: 14.11.2017    |   Published : 05.12.2017

Antiseptics and Disinfectants are widely used in hospitals and other health care centers to control the growth of microbes on both living tissues and inanimate objects. Different pathogens responded different antiseptics and disinfectants. The phenol coefficient was also done to check comparative account with antiseptic and disinfectant with reference to time of killing the pathogens. Antibacterial effects of the antiseptics and disinfectants were also concentration dependent.

 

Keywords: Efficacy, Antiseptic, disinfectants, bacterial contamination, infection.

 

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Editor: Dr.Arvind Chavhan

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Raut Gargi,  Pimpliskar Mukesh R,Vanmali HS and Jadhav Rahul (2017) Efficacy Study of some Antiseptics and Disinfectants; International J. of Life Sciences, 5 (4): 593-598.

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Conflicts of interest: The authors stated that no conflicts of interest.

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Copyright: © 2017 | Author(s), This is an open access article under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial - No Derivs License, which permits use and distribution in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, the use is non-commercial and no modifications or adaptations are made.

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