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25 kGy was able to inactivate more than 2 log10 of Salmonella spp.
There is no doubt that HPP represents another promising dimension for food processing, not only because it inactivates microorganisms but also because it provides opportunities for the development of new value-added food products.
Abstract #451 describes the modified treatment process used to inactivate pathogens in red blood cells with the INTERCEPT Blood System, and presents data on bacterial and viral inactivation following treatment.
Pressures exceeding 1200 MPa may be required to inactivate them.
The drawback, however, is that aspirin also inactivates cyclooxygenase-1 (COX-1), a related enzyme that produces prostaglandins, substances necessary for normal tissue function.
During last week's ISBT congress in Cape Town, South Africa, Cerus presented data (Abstract 5PS-3402) from ongoing studies on the INTERCEPT system's ability to inactivate pathogens in red blood cells using its modified S-303 treatment process.
In the 1960s, geneticists discovered that female mammalian embryos randomly inactivate one of their X chromosomes.
Until now, scientists had to 'fix' or inactivate such nanoparticles to see below the 200 nm threshold using electron microscopy, which precluded observing real-time processes.
To thwart this death spiral, infectious disease specialists and biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies are working to develop compounds to sop up or inactivate bits of partially destroyed bacteria that can keep the body battling and already eradicated infection.
Making matters more complicated, a single imprinting gene may inactivate several different genes, including a wide variety of cancer-suppressor genes, says Sapienza.
It means that if one is to make a vaccine, you have to inactivate the function of the envelope protein that kills the cells," says Garry.