The recent application of the action of bactericidal rays to the cure of lupus is, however, an extension of the same discovery.
To the bactericidal effect of sunlight is equally to be attributed the absence of bacteria from the High Alps.
It is generally known that radium, even if externally employed, has proved itself to be a bactericidal remedy.
Bacterial growth is aided by the venom which blocks the bactericidal power of the blood.
What is true of the bactericidal action of the salts of mercury is equally true of their therapeutic effect.
The bactericidal power of blood-serum from both alcohol-drinking and non-drinking persons was determined by some experiments.
There is nothing in this product which possesses these bactericidal powers.
The essential oil of the hop is bactericidal: hence the strong impregnation with hop juice of all beer intended for exportation.
Antiseptic and bactericidal effects are easily estimated by laboratory methods.
The serum of the susceptible rabbit, for example, is bactericidal to this organism, whilst the serum of the immune dog is not.