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Traditional Medicinal Plant Extracts and Natural Products with Activity against Oral Bacteria: Potential Application in the Prevention and Treatment of Oral Diseases
- E. Palombo
- Evidence-based complementary and alternative…
- 12 January 2011
Oral diseases are major health problems with dental caries and periodontal diseases among the most important preventable global infectious diseases. Oral health influences the general quality of life… Expand
Full Genome-Based Classification of Rotaviruses Reveals Common Origin
Laboratory of Clinical & Epidemiological Virology, Department of Microbiology & Immunology, 7 Rega Institute for Medical Research, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium 1 ; Vaccine & 8 Biologics… Expand
Antibacterial activity of traditional Australian medicinal plants.
Fifty-six ethanolic extracts of various parts of 39 plants used in traditional Australian Aboriginal medicine were investigated for their antibacterial activities against four Gram-positive (Bacillus… Expand
Molecular Characterisation of Gastrointestinal Microbiota of Children With Autism (With and Without Gastrointestinal Dysfunction) and Their Neurotypical Siblings
- S. Gondalia, E. Palombo, S. Knowles, S. Cox, D. Meyer, D. Austin
- Biology, Medicine
- Autism research : official journal of the…
- 1 December 2012
Many children with autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) suffer from gastrointestinal problems such as diarrhoea, constipation and abdominal pain. This has stimulated investigations into possible… Expand
Methods used for the detection and subtyping of Listeria monocytogenes.
Listeria monocytogenes is an important foodborne pathogen responsible for non-invasive and invasive diseases in the elderly, pregnant women, neonates and immunocompromised populations. This bacterium… Expand
Enzyme inhibitory and antioxidant activities of traditional medicinal plants: Potential application in the management of hyperglycemia
BackgroundTraditional Indian and Australian medicinal plant extracts were investigated to determine their therapeutic potential to inhibit key enzymes in carbohydrate metabolism, which has relevance… Expand
Epidemiology of Astrovirus Infection in Young Children Hospitalized with Acute Gastroenteritis in Melbourne, Australia, over a Period of Four Consecutive Years, 1995 to 1998
ABSTRACT The incidence of astrovirus infection in children less than 5 years of age hospitalized with acute gastroenteritis in Melbourne, Australia, from 1995 to 1998 was determined. Astrovirus was… Expand
Phytochemicals from traditional medicinal plants used in the treatment of diarrhoea: modes of action and effects on intestinal function
- E. Palombo
- Phytotherapy research : PTR
- 1 September 2006
Medicinal plants have been used as traditional treatments for numerous human diseases for thousands of years. Diarrhoeal diseases continue to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality throughout… Expand
Annual incidence, serotype distribution, and genetic diversity of human astrovirus isolates from hospitalized children in Melbourne, Australia.
The incidence of astrovirus infection in children under 5 years of age hospitalized for acute gastroenteritis in Melbourne, Australia, during 1995 was determined. Astrovirus was detected in 16 fecal… Expand
Characterisation and phylogenetic analysis of the VP7 proteins of serotype G6 and G8 human rotaviruses.
Serotype G6 and G8 rotaviruses are rarely found in man and may have originated in animals. Human serotype G6 and G8 rotaviruses, isolated from hospitalised children at various locations in Australia,… Expand