Antibacterial surface properties of fluoride-containing resin-based sealants.

@article{Naorungroj2010AntibacterialSP,
  title={Antibacterial surface properties of fluoride-containing resin-based sealants.},
  author={Supawadee Naorungroj and Hong-Hong Wei and Roland R. Arnold and Edward J. Swift and Ricardo Walter},
  journal={Journal of dentistry},
  year={2010},
  volume={38 5},
  pages={387-91}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of the present study was to determine the antibacterial properties of three resin-based pit and fissure sealant products: Clinpro (3M ESPE), Embrace (Pulpdent), and UltraSeal XT plus (Ultradent). METHODS The antibacterial effects of the sealants were tested in both an agar diffusion assay and a planktonic growth inhibition assay using… CONTINUE READING