Use of Traditional Medicinal Plants against the Biofilm Forming Streptococcus Pyogenes Isolated from Upper Respiratory Tract

@inproceedings{DINESHBABU2015UseOT,
  title={Use of Traditional Medicinal Plants against the Biofilm Forming Streptococcus Pyogenes Isolated from Upper Respiratory Tract},
  author={J. DINESHBABU and Ponnuraj Srinivasan and K. Manimekalai and G. GUNA and D. Teepica Priya Darsini},
  year={2015}
}
Biofilm formation in micro-organisms is one of the significant factors for pathogenicity of S. pyogenes. Medicinal plants have been used for treatment against many infections. Our study gives an insight into the anti-biofilm property of Vitex negundo (VN) and Leucas aspera (LA) solvent extracts against S. pyogenes isolated from pharyngitis patients. A total… CONTINUE READING