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A series of assays have been conducted on the test substance, some tests are still undergoing.

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Organism TestedLOG ReductionTime (mins)European StandardsConditions
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) NCTC 12493 5.19 30 secs BS EN13727
DGHM
Dirty
Escherichia Coli (E-Coli) NCTC 10418 6.64 5 mins BS EN13727
DGHM AFNOR
Dirty
Pseudomonas aeruginosa NCIMB 10421 5.34 30 secs BS EN13727
DGHM AFNOR  AOAC
Dirty
Enterococcus hirae NCIMB 8192 5.22 30 secs BS EN13727
DGHM AFNOR
Dirty
Staphylococcus Aureus NCTC 10788 5.35 30 secs BS EN13727
DGHM AFNOR AOAC
Dirty
Salmonella typhimurium NCTC 74 5.28 1 min BS EN1276 Dirty
Listeria monocytogenes NCTC 11994 5.22 1 min BS EN1276 Dirty
Legionella pneumophila NCTC 12821 5.28 30 secs BS EN13623 Dirty
Serratia marcescens (Gram -) NCIMB 9155 5.02 30 secs BS EN13727 Dirty
Vancomycin-resistant  Enterococcus faecium (Gram +) NCTC12202 5.16 30 secs BS EN13727 Dirty
Proteus mirabilis >4 5 mins DGHM -
Klebsiella pneumoniae NDM-1 NCTC 13443 5.26 30 secs BS EN1276 Dirty
Hepatitis B Virus 6.25 1 min FDA standards Dirty
Hepatitis C Virus >4 60 secs EN14476 Clean
HIV (HIV- type 1) >4 30 secs EN14476 Dirty
Herpes Simplex Virus type 1 >4 30 secs EN14476 Dirty
RotaVirus A >4 2 mins EN14476 Dirty
H1N1 Influenze A Virus 5.88 2 mins EN14476 Dirty
Norovirus 6 30 secs EN14476 Dirty
Aspergillus niger  NCTC 2275 >4 30 secs EN13624 DGHM Dirty
Candida albicans NCTC 3179 >4 30 secs EN 13624 DGHM AFNOR Dirty
Penicillium chrysogenum NCPF 2881 >4.09 2 mins EN13624 Dirty
Penicillium verrucosum UMIP 1231.80 >4 2 mins AFNOR -
Mycobacterium tuberculosis(TB) Avium ATCC 15769 >4.94 1 min BS EN14348 DGHM Dirty
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) Terrae  ATCC 15755 >4.94 1 min BS EN14348 DGHM Dirty
Mycobacterium bovis NCTC 10772 4.25 60 secs BS EN14348 Dirty
Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff) Spores 4.86 5 mins BS EN 13704 Clean
Cladosporium cladosporioides UMIP 1232.80 4.02 2 mins AFNOR -

Composition: Concentrate solution contains amongst other ingredients: Benzalkonium chloride, Quaternium 12, Cocamidopropylbetaine, C9-11 Pareth 8, Polyaminopropylbiguanide.

Caution: (applies to made up solution) S25 Avoid contact with eyes, S26 In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice. The wearing of protective gloves is recommended, S2: Keep out of reach of children, Do not use after expiry date.

Virofex will remain active for 12 months following activation.

Effective Spectrum

BacteriaContact time from 30 secs

including Escherichia Coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Enterococcus hirae, Staphylococcus Aureus , Salmonella typhimurium, Listeria monocytogenes, Legionella pneumophila, Serratia marcescens (Gram - ), Vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (Gram + ), Proteus mirabilis, Klebsiella pneumoniae NDM-1.

MRSAContact time from 30 secs

Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)

VirusesContact time from 60 secs

including HIV, Hepatitis B Virus, Hepatitis C Virus, Herpes, H1N1 Influenza A, Rotavirus A, Norovirus

FungiContact time from 30 secs

including Aspergillus niger, Candida albicans, Penicillium chrysogenum, Penicillium verrucosum

TBContact time from 60 secs

including Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) Avium, Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) Terrae

SporesContact time from 2 mins

including Clostridium Difficile (C-Diff), Cladosporium cladosporioides

Patent Pending

Registered design numbers
001826835-0001
001851288-0001

Regulatory

Virofex is a class IIa device for use on non invasive medical devices