glucan biosynthetic process

Known as: glucan synthesis, glucan biosynthesis, glucan formation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of glucans, polysaccharides consisting only of glucose residues. [GOC:go_curators]
National Institutes of Health

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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Streptococcus mutans is a key contributor to the formation of the extracellular polysaccharide (EPS) matrix in dental biofilms… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Candida infection of devices is common and invariably associated with biofilm growth. Exploratory microarray studies were… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
There is an increased awareness of the morbidity and mortality associated with fungal infections caused by resistant fungi in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Arnica and propolis have been used for thousands of years in folk medicine for several purposes. They possess several biological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Early mutans streptococci (MS) infection has been associated with higher caries activity in childhood. Since colonization with MS… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Cacao bean husk extract (CBH) was examined for inhibitory effects on the caries-inducing properties of mutans streptococci in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Cryptococcal meningitis is a fungal infection, caused by Cryptococcus neoformans, which is prevalent in immunocompromised patient… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The role of each of the Streptococcus mutans gtf genes coding for glucan synthesis in cariogenesis was evaluated by using strain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The dental caries inhibiting effect of the extract from Japanese green tea, one of the most popular drinks in Japan, was studied… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Two glucosyltransferase genes from Streptococcus mutans GS-5, gtfB and gtfC, have been previously isolated and sequenced in this… (More)
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