African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4962

Full Length Research Paper

Inhibition of Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175) biofilm formation on eugenol-impregnated surgical sutures

Victor Alves Carneiro
  • Victor Alves Carneiro
  • Laboratory of Biofilms and Antimicrobial Agents (LaBAM), Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara – UFC, Sobral - Ceara, Brazil.
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Elaine de Fátima Furtado
  • Elaine de Fátima Furtado
  • Laboratory of Biofilms and Antimicrobial Agents (LaBAM), Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara – UFC, Sobral - Ceara, Brazil.
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Elaine de Fátima Furtado
  • Elaine de Fátima Furtado
  • Laboratory of Biofilms and Antimicrobial Agents (LaBAM), Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara – UFC, Sobral - Ceara, Brazil.
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Maria Laína Silva
  • Maria Laína Silva
  • Laboratory of Biofilms and Antimicrobial Agents (LaBAM), Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara – UFC, Sobral - Ceara, Brazil.
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Rondinely Lima Silva
  • Rondinely Lima Silva
  • Laboratory of Biofilms and Antimicrobial Agents (LaBAM), Faculty of Medicine, Federal University of Ceara – UFC, Sobral - Ceara, Brazil.
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Queli Cristina Fidelis
  • Queli Cristina Fidelis
  • Department of Science and Technology, Federal University of Maranhao – UFMA, Balsas - Maranhao, Brazil.
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Francisco Eduardo Aragão Catunda Júnior
  • Francisco Eduardo Aragão Catunda Júnior
  • Exact, Natural and Technological Sciences Department – CCENT, State University of Tocantina Region of Maranhao – UEMASUL, Imperatriz - Maranhao, Brazil.
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  •  Received: 19 December 2018
  •  Accepted: 07 February 2019
  •  Published: 07 March 2019

How to cite this article

APA /
Carneiro, V. A., Furtado, E. F., Cavalcante, R. M. B., Silva, M. L., Silva, R. L., Fidelis, Q. C., & Catunda Júnior, F. E. A. (2019). Inhibition of Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175) biofilm formation on eugenol-impregnated surgical sutures. African Journal of Microbiology Research, 13(9), 168-175.
Chicago /
Victor Alves Carneiro, Elaine de F&atima Furtado, Rafaela Mesquita Bastos Cavalcante, Maria La&ina Silva, Rondinely Lima Silva, Queli Cristina Fidelis and Francisco Eduardo Aragão Catunda J&unior. "Inhibition of Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175) biofilm formation on eugenol-impregnated surgical sutures." African Journal of Microbiology Research 13, no. 9 (2019): 168-175.
MLA /
Victor Alves Carneiro, et al. "Inhibition of Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 25175) biofilm formation on eugenol-impregnated surgical sutures." African Journal of Microbiology Research 13.9 (2019): 168-175.