Evaluation of Antimicrobial Activity of Curcumin Against Two Oral Bacteria

  title={Evaluation of Antimicrobial Activity of Curcumin Against Two Oral Bacteria},
  author={Najah Ali Mohammed and Neama Y. Habil},
Oral pathogenic gram-positive bacteria, Streptococcus pyogenes (Strept.pyogenes) are caused severe human diseases with complications, including rheumatic fever, sepsis, severe soft-tissue invasion, and toxic-shock-like syndrome (TSLS). Whereas, Streptococcus mutants(Strept. mutans),described a key causative agent of caries and infective endocarditis. Therefore, the aim of this study was to evaluate the inhibitory effect of Curcumin on Strept. mutans and Strept.pyogenes growth in comparison with… 

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