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Volume 7, Number 7—June 2001
International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases 2000

Conference Presentations

Antibacterial Household Products: Cause for Concern

Stuart B. LevyComments to Author 
Author affiliation: Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

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Table 3

Effect of triclosan in soap on Escherichia colia

In nutrient broth
Strain In nutrient broth with commercial soap
AG100b 6 150
AGT11c >32 300-600

a Amount (µg/ml) needed to kill 90% of E. coli (2 h at 37°C).
b Wild-type
c Mutant

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