Ingestible compositions comprising antibacterial agents

David Blake (Inventor), Cliff Stevens (Inventor), Robert Eisenthal (Inventor), Roger Harrison (Inventor), Timothy Marc Miller (Inventor), Edwards Rachel (Inventor)

Research output: Patent


A formulation for use as a bactericidal agent in the human or animal digestive system includes xanthine oxidoreductase. The formulation may especially be in the form of a formula feed formulation or enteral feed formulation for administration to a human or animal. The formulation is capable of functioning as a "natural antibiotic" to prevent or reduce bacterial infection within the gut, especially the neonatal gut.
Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS2004120938 (A1)
Publication statusPublished - 24 Jun 2004


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Blake, D., Stevens, C., Eisenthal, R., Harrison, R., Miller, T. M., & Rachel, E. (2004). IPC No. A23C9/12. Ingestible compositions comprising antibacterial agents. (Patent No. US2004120938 (A1)).