In contrast to Disinfection not only aiming at reducing microorganisms but at completely removing microorganisms capable of reproduction, including spores. Sterility can be achieved by dry or moist heat, radiation, or fumigation with ethylene oxide and formaldehyde respectively.
The A-to-Z database provides information on each pathogen, the most common infections that it triggers, its main transmission paths and recommendations on disinfection. In the glossary, you will find explanations of infection control terms. Search now!