Effects of Green Tea Compound Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate against Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Infection and Biofilm

@inproceedings{Vidigal2014EffectsOG,
  title={Effects of Green Tea Compound Epigallocatechin-3-Gallate against Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Infection and Biofilm},
  author={Pedrina Gonçalves Vidigal and Mathias M{\"u}sken and Katrin Anne Becker and S. H{\"a}u\ssler and J. Wingender and Eike Steinmann and Jan Kehrmann and Erich Gulbins and Jan Buer and Peter Michael Rath and Joerg Steinmann},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
We investigated the in vitro and in vivo activities of epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCg), a green tea component, against Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (Sm) isolates from cystic fibrosis (CF) patients. In vitro effects of EGCg and the antibiotic colistin (COL) on growth inhibition, survival, and also against young and mature biofilms of S. maltophilia were… CONTINUE READING