Inhibiting effect of Dorstenia asaroides extracts on cariogenic properties of Streptococcus mutans.

@article{DAngelis2012InhibitingEO,
  title={Inhibiting effect of Dorstenia asaroides extracts on cariogenic properties of Streptococcus mutans.},
  author={Carlos Eduardo Mendes D’Angelis and Mateus Freire Leite and Jo{\~a}o Paulo Barreto Sousa and L. C. Marquez Alonso and Ana Cristina Morseli Polizello and Milton Groppo and Carolina P Aires and Jairo Kenupp Bastos and Augusto C{\'e}sar Cropanese Spadaro},
  journal={Anaerobe},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          31-6
        }
}
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