Phlomis brachydon Essential Oil Against Bacterial Biofilm

  title={Phlomis brachydon Essential Oil Against Bacterial Biofilm},
  author={Sameeh A. Al-Sarayreh and Arwa Rawashdeh and Ibrahim Al-Tarawneh and Mahmoud A. Al-Qudah},
Bacteria in biofilms show high resistance to antimicrobial and they cause many persistent and chronic bacterial infections. The failure of antibiotics in eradicating biofilm drives the need for novel approaches to effectively kill bacterial biofilms. Plant essential oils have been used for hundreds of years in traditional medicine to treat infections due to bacteria, fungi, and virus. The aim of the present study is to determine the effects of essential oil of Phlomis grown in north Jordan on… CONTINUE READING