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Resistance Toward Chlorhexidine in Oral Bacteria – Is There Cause for Concern?

Cieplik, Fabian, Jakubovics, Nicholas S., Buchalla, Wolfgang, Maisch, Tim, Hellwig, Elmar and Al-Ahmad, Ali (2019) Resistance Toward Chlorhexidine in Oral Bacteria – Is There Cause for Concern? Frontiers in Microbiology 10 (587), pp. 1-11.

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The threat of antibiotic resistance has attracted strong interest during the last two decades, thus stimulating stewardship programs and research on alternative antimicrobial therapies. Conversely, much less attention has been given to the directly related problem of resistance toward antiseptics and biocides. While bacterial resistances toward triclosan or quaternary ammonium compounds have been ...


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Item type:Article
Date:22 March 2019
Institutions:Medicine > Lehrstuhl für Zahnärztliche Prothetik
Projects:Open Access Publizieren (DFG)
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Keywords:antiseptic, chlorhexidine, CHX, resistance, adaptation, tolerance, persistence, efflux pump
Dewey Decimal Classification:600 Technology > 610 Medical sciences Medicine
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:40135
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