The anti-Candida activity of Thymbra capitata essential oil: effect upon pre-formed biofilm.

@article{PalmeiradeOliveira2012TheAA,
  title={The anti-Candida activity of Thymbra capitata essential oil: effect upon pre-formed biofilm.},
  author={Ana Palmeira-de-Oliveira and Cynthia Gaspar and Rita Palmeira-de-Oliveira and Ana Silva-Dias and L{\'i}gia Salgueiro and Carlos Cavaleiro and Cid{\'a}lia Pina-Vaz and Jos{\'e} Martinez-de-Oliveira and Jo{\~a}o A. Queiroz and Ac{\'a}cio Agostinho Gonçalves Rodrigues},
  journal={Journal of ethnopharmacology},
  year={2012},
  volume={140 2},
  pages={379-83}
}
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE [corrected] Thymbra capitata essential oil is traditionally considered to exhibit powerful antiseptic properties, thus being used to treat cutaneous infections. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of Thymbra capitata essential oil upon pre-formed biofilm of different Candida strains while comparing it with… CONTINUE READING