In vitro antimicrobial activity of Brazilian medicinal plant extracts against pathogenic microorganisms of interest to dentistry.

@article{Pereira2011InVA,
  title={In vitro antimicrobial activity of Brazilian medicinal plant extracts against pathogenic microorganisms of interest to dentistry.},
  author={Elizete Maria Rita Pereira and Rafael Tomaz Gomes and Nat{\'a}lia Ribeiro Freire and Evandro Guimar{\~a}es de Aguiar and Maria das Graças Lins Brand{\~a}o and Vagner Rodrigues Santos},
  journal={Planta medica},
  year={2011},
  volume={77 4},
  pages={401-4}
}
This study evaluated the susceptibility of oral pathogenic microorganisms Candida albicans, Streptococcus mutans, Staphylococcus aureus, and Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans to Brazilian medicinal plant extracts of Schinus terebinthifolius (aroeira), Croton campestris (velame), Lafoensia pacari (pacari), Centaurium erythraea (centáurea), Stryphnodendron adstringens (barbatimão), and Anacardium humile (cajuzinho-docerrado), as compared to standardized antimicrobial agents (nystatin… CONTINUE READING
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