Effects of two fluoride varnishes and one fluoride/chlorhexidine varnish on Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus biofilm formation in vitro.


Erdem A., Sepet E., Kulekci G., Trosola Ş., Guven Y.

International journal of medical sciences, vol.9, no.2, pp.129-36, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.7150/ijms.3637
  • Journal Name: International journal of medical sciences
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-36
  • Keywords: biofilm, chlorhexidine, fluoride, fluoride-releasing material, in vitro, microbiology, Streptococcus mutans, Streptococcus sobrinus, varnish, PLAQUE, EFFICACY, AMINE, MODEL
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aims: The aim of this study was to evaluate and to compare the effect of two fluoride varnishes and one fluoride/chlorhexidine varnish on Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sobrinus biofilm formation, in vitro.