Microbicidal efficacy of ozonated water against Candida albicans adhering to acrylic denture plates.

@article{Arita2005MicrobicidalEO,
  title={Microbicidal efficacy of ozonated water against Candida albicans adhering to acrylic denture plates.},
  author={Masahiro Arita and Masato Nagayoshi and Takaki Fukuizumi and Takeshi Okinaga and Shin-ichi Masumi and Masako Morikawa and Yasuaki Kakinoki and Tatsuji Nishihara},
  journal={Oral microbiology and immunology},
  year={2005},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={206-10}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS Ozone is known to act as a strong antimicrobial agent against bacteria, fungi, and viruses. We examined the effect of ozonated water on Candida albicans on acrylic denture plate. METHODS The heat-cured acrylic resins were cultured with C. albicans. After treatment of flowing ozonated water, the number of attached C. albicans was counted… CONTINUE READING