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Natural Green Coating Inhibits Adhesion of Clinically Important Bacteria
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This work shows the applicability of a prototype Green-coated surface that aims to promote necessary mammalian tissue compatibility, while reducing bacterial colonization, and proposed mechanism of bacterial attachment inhibition is based on electrostatic repulsion, high hydrophilicity and the steric hindrance provided by the coating that blocks bacterium-substratum interactions.
Essential Oils from Leaves of Medicinal Plants of Brazilian Flora: Chemical Composition and Activity against Candida Species
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The essential oils from the species studied have the potential to be evaluated as clinical applications in the treatment of candidiasis and showed antifungal activity against all the strains tested.
Spondias purpurea L. (Anacardiaceae): Antioxidant and Antiulcer Activities of the Leaf Hexane Extract
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Spondias purpurea has antioxidant and antiulcer properties and promoted the minimization of ulcers, increased the levels of reduced glutathione, and decreased tumor necrosis factor.
Antiulcer Activity and Potential Mechanism of Action of the Leaves of Spondias mombin L.
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The study showed that SmEE has antiulcerogenic activity and GA and EA are isolated gastric protectors and, when associated, acted synergistically to protect the gastric mucosa.
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