Assessing the Effect of Pineapple Extract Alone and in Combination With Vancomycin on Streptococcus sanguis

@article{Khosropanah2012AssessingTE,
  title={Assessing the Effect of Pineapple Extract Alone and in Combination With Vancomycin on Streptococcus sanguis},
  author={Hengameh Khosropanah and Abdollah Bazargani and Hooman Ebrahimi and Kimia Eftekhar and Zahra Emami and Samira Esmailzadeh},
  journal={Jundishapur Journal of Natural Pharmaceutical Products},
  year={2012},
  volume={7},
  pages={140 - 143}
}
Background Periodontitis is a major problem that affects a large number of patients in the society. Various treatment alternatives have been proposed to control this pathologic condition. Streptococcus sanguis is one of the countless pathogens involved in periodontitis. Objectives The current study aimed to assess the efficacy of pineapple extract per se and in synergy with vancomycin on the growth activity of S. Sanguis. Materials and Methods An experimental study was designed to determine the… 
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