Patent Number: 6,165,443

Title: Method for visually demonstrating the effectiveness of an antibacteria attachment composition

Abstract: A method for visually demonstrating the effectiveness of an anti-bacteria attachment composition which comprises: a. treating skin with potential or known anti-bacteria attachment composition; b. contacting the said skin with a bacteria, resulting in the skin having bacteria attached to it; c. contacting the skin with a bacteria growth supporting medium having optionally therein or later optionally added a compound or mixture thereof which will assist in visually detecting a bacterial colony.

Inventors: Ansari; Shamim Alam (Princeton, NJ), Kiozpeoplou-Grina; Diana Kalliope (Neshanic Station, NJ), Polefka; Thomas Gregory (Somerset, NJ)

Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company

International Classification: A61K 49/00 (20060101); C12Q 1/18 (20060101); C12Q 1/04 (20060101); A61B 010/00 (); A61B 005/00 (); A61B 008/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017