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Medical Microbiology, Antimicrobial Drugs

Antiviral Drug – Mode of Action

Antiviral drug referred to those drugs or chemical agents that are used for the treatment of viral infection. There are present several types of antiviral drugs that are used for the treatment of viral infections such as Amantadine, Acyclovir, Azidothymidine, Ganciclovir, Abacavir. Each of these antiviral drugs follows a different mechanism. The variation in their mechanism depends on the types of virus.

Mode of Action of Antifungal Drugs
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Medical Microbiology, Antimicrobial Drugs

Antifungal Drug – Mode of Action

Treatment of an antifungal disease is quite difficult than a bacterial infection. The reason is quite clear that most of

Antimicrobial agents and Chemotherapy
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Medical Microbiology, Antimicrobial Drugs

Antimicrobial Agent and Chemotherapy

Definition of Antimicrobial Agent Antimicrobial agent refers to those chemical or physical agents which are used to kill microorganisms or

Virulence Factors
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Medical Microbiology, Disease, Parasitology, Virology

Pathogen Virulence Factors Definition and Pathogenicity

Virulence Definition Virulence define the intensity of a pathogen to cause disease. The Virulence varies among different microbial species. Virulence enables

Transmission of Disease
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Medical Microbiology, Disease, Immunology, Virology

Transmission of Diseases

Maintain an infectious disease in a human population the pathogens must need to be transmitted from one host or source