Tuesday 10 November 2015

Clinical Evidence Summary Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

Human papilloma virus (HPV) is the causative agent of cervical and anogenital cancers, with the HPV16 strain responsible for up to 60% of all HPV-associated cancers. Little is known about HPV susceptibility to disinfection. Researchers, using a novel method of virus production, demonstrate how two commonly used disinfectants are unable to inactivate HPV in a liquid suspension test.

For further details, see Infection Control Today

Posted by Tim Sandle

No comments:

Post a Comment

Pharmaceutical Microbiology Resources

Special offers