Inhibition of biofilms through the use of manuka honey

@inproceedings{Thomas2011InhibitionOB,
  title={Inhibition of biofilms through the use of manuka honey},
  author={Matthew Navin Thomas and Mohammed Hamdan and Sharon Hailes and Michael Walker and Rose Cooper and Leighton Jenkins and Richard S Rowlands},
  year={2011}
}
Aims: To investigate the effectiveness of Activon ® Manuka honey (Advancis Medical) in inhibiting the in vitro formation of clinically important Gram positive bacteria biofilms. Methods: Biofilms of meticillin-sensitive Staphylococcus aureus (MSSA), meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecalis (VRE) were cultivated in microtitre plates with and without varying concentrations of Activon for specific intervals. The extent of biofilm biomass was… CONTINUE READING

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