• Corpus ID: 22696600

Inhibitory effects of different lactobacilli on Candida albicans hyphal formation and biofilm development.

@article{Orsi2014InhibitoryEO,
  title={Inhibitory effects of different lactobacilli on Candida albicans hyphal formation and biofilm development.},
  author={Carlotta Francesca Orsi and Carla Sabia and Andrea Ardizzoni and Bruna Colombari and Rachele Giovanna Neglia and Samuele Peppoloni and Giulia Morace and Elisabetta Blasi},
  journal={Journal of biological regulators and homeostatic agents},
  year={2014},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={
          743-52
        }
}
  • C. Orsi, C. Sabia, E. Blasi
  • Published 1 October 2014
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of biological regulators and homeostatic agents
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