Antibacterial activity of curcumin (turmeric) against periopathogens - An in vitro evaluation

@article{Bomdyal2017AntibacterialAO,
  title={Antibacterial activity of curcumin (turmeric) against periopathogens - An in vitro evaluation},
  author={Rasika Shyam Bomdyal and Mona Shah and Yogesh Doshi and Vidhi A. Shah and Supriya P. Khirade},
  journal={Journal of Advanced Clinical and Research Insights},
  year={2017},
  volume={4},
  pages={175-180}
}
Periodontitis is an inflammation of supporting tissues of the teeth. It is usually a progressively destructive change, leading to loss of bone, periodontal ligament, and extension of inflammation from gingival to adjacent bone and ligament.[1] Periodontal diseases are referred to as inflammatory processes in periodontal tissues in response to the aggregation of bacteria on the teeth. The aggregation rarely leads to evident infection; however, the inflammatory response caused in the gingival… Expand
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