Equisetum giganteum influences the ability of Candida albicans in forming biofilms over the denture acrylic resin surface.
- Rafaela Alves da Silva,
- Laura Pozato Bernardo,
- Jessica Monique Lopes Moreno,
- Vanessa Soares Lara,
- Vinicius Carvalho Porto
Pharm Biol 2017 Dec;55(1):1698-1702
c Department of Prosthodontics , Bauru School of Dentistry, University of São Paulo (USP) , Bauru , SP , Brazil.
Context: Equisetum giganteum L. (Equisetaceae) is an endemic plant of Central and South America used in traditional medicine. Natural drugs have been frequently used in the treatment of a myriad of diseases, proving to be an alternative to synthetic chemicals, and have been intensively studied in the prevention of sicknesses, including oral diseases. Read More