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Oral microbiology

Section edited by Hidenobu Senpuku

This section seeks to publish research into the pathology of oral diseases of a biological origin

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  1. Honey has been discussed as a therapeutic option in wound healing since ancient time. It might be also an alternative to the commonly used antimicrobials in periodontitis treatment. The in-vitro study was aime...

    Authors: Sigrun Eick, Gesine Schäfer, Jakub Kwieciński, Julia Atrott, Thomas Henle and Wolfgang Pfister

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:24

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Candida albicans is a diploid yeast that in some circumstances may cause oral or oropharyngeal infections. This investigation aimed to study the prevalence of Candida spp. and to analyze the ABC genotypes of 76 ...

    Authors: Walicyranison Plinio da Silva-Rocha, Vitor Luiz de Brito Lemos, Terezinha Inês Estivalet Svidizisnki, Eveline Pipolo Milan and Guilherme Maranhão Chaves

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:20

    Content type: Research article

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  3. The isolation frequency and susceptibility to antifungal agents of oral Candida isolates from patients with oral candidiasis (OC) were compared between studies conducted in 2006–2007 and 2012–2013.

    Authors: Yoshiaki Kamikawa, Youichirou Mori, Tomohiro Nagayama, Junichi Fujisaki, Daisuke Hirabayashi, Ryoichi Sakamoto, Tomofumi Hamada and Kazumasa Sugihara

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:14

    Content type: Research article

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  4. Subgingival microbial profile associated with periodontitis has been reported to significantly differ by geographical location. The purpose of this study was to assess the association between a panel of putati...

    Authors: Nezar N Al-hebshi, Hussein M Shuga-Aldin, Ali K Al-Sharabi and Ibrahim Ghandour

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:13

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Findings from animal and human studies have indicated that an oily calcium hydroxide suspension (OCHS) may improve early wound healing in the treatment of periodontitis. Calcium hydroxide as the main component...

    Authors: Sigrun Eick, Tatjana Strugar, Richard J Miron and Anton Sculean

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:9

    Content type: Research article

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  6. The effects of tongue cleaning on reconstruction of bacterial flora in dental plaque and tongue coating itself are obscure. We assessed changes in the amounts of total bacteria as well as Fusobacterium nucleatum ...

    Authors: Miki Matsui, Naoyuki Chosa, Yu Shimoyama, Kentaro Minami, Shigenobu Kimura and Mitsuo Kishi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:4

    Content type: Research article

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  7. There is confusion over the definition of the term “viability state(s)” of microorganisms. “Viability staining” or “vital staining techniques” are used to distinguish live from dead bacteria. These stainings, ...

    Authors: Lutz Netuschil, Thorsten M Auschill, Anton Sculean and Nicole B Arweiler

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:2

    Content type: Debate

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  8. The immunosuppresion in HIV patients makes them highly susceptible to microbial infections. The aim of the study was to establish whether HIV stage (as depicted by CD4+ T lymphocyte counts) could independently...

    Authors: Cathy Nisha John, Lawrence Xavier Stephen and Charlene Wilma Joyce Africa

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:69

    Content type: Research article

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  9. Recent studies suggest that tonsilloliths are clinically related to halitosis and tonsillar abscess. Based on our empirical knowledge, tonsilloliths are relatively commonly encountered in daily clinical practi...

    Authors: Masafumi Oda, Shinji Kito, Tatsurou Tanaka, Ikuko Nishida, Shuji Awano, Yuko Fujita, Katsura Saeki, Shinobu Matsumoto-Takeda, Nao Wakasugi-Sato, Manabu Habu, Shinya Kokuryo, Masaaki Kodama, Takeshi Kaneuji, Daigo Yoshiga, Ikuya Miyamoto, Shun Nishimura…

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:54

    Content type: Research article

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  10. Evidence in imaging studies suggests that there may be differences in glandular involvement in Sjogren’s syndrome (SS) depending on the stage of the disease. No detailed histological studies are available to s...

    Authors: Jingxiu Xuan, Long Shen, Kishore Malyavantham, Oleh Pankewycz, Julian L Ambrus Jr and Lakshmanan Suresh

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:51

    Content type: Research article

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  11. A number of oral diseases, including periodontitis, derive from microbial biofilms and are associated with increased antimicrobial resistance. Despite the widespread use of mouthwashes being used as adjunctive...

    Authors: Leighann Sherry, Emma Millhouse, David F Lappin, Colin Murray, Shauna Culshaw, Christopher J Nile and Gordon Ramage

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:47

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Mucosal surfaces are coated with layers of mucus gel that protect the underlying tissues and promote colonization by members of the commensal microflora. Lactobacillus fermentum is a common inhabitant of the oral...

    Authors: Claes Wickström, Luis Chávez de Paz, Julia R Davies and Gunnel Svensäter

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:43

    Content type: Research article

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