Inhibitory activities of selected Sudanese medicinal plants on Porphyromonas gingivalis and matrix metalloproteinase-9 and isolation of bioactive compounds from Combretum hartmannianum (Schweinf) bark

@inproceedings{Mohieldin2017InhibitoryAO,
  title={Inhibitory activities of selected Sudanese medicinal plants on Porphyromonas gingivalis and matrix metalloproteinase-9 and isolation of bioactive compounds from Combretum hartmannianum (Schweinf) bark},
  author={Ebtihal Abdalla M. Mohieldin and Ali Mahmoud Muddathir and Tohru Mitsunaga},
  booktitle={BMC complementary and alternative medicine},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Periodontal diseases are one of the major health problems and among the most important preventable global infectious diseases. Porphyromonas gingivalis is an anaerobic Gram-negative bacterium which has been strongly implicated in the etiology of periodontitis. Additionally, matrix metalloproteinases-9 (MMP-9) is an important factor contributing… CONTINUE READING