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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Two novel vaginal microbicides (polystyrene sulfonate and cellulose sulfate) inhibit Gardnerella vaginalis and anaerobes commonly associated with bacterial vaginosis
Author: Simoes, JA
Citron, DM
Aroutcheva, A
Anderson, RA
Chany, CJ
Waller, DP
Faro, S
Zaneveld, LJD
Abstract: This is the first report demonstrating the in vitro inhibitory activity of two novel microbicides (cellulose sulfate and polystyrene sulfonate) against bacterial vaginosis (BV)-associated bacteria. Vaginal application of these microbicides not only may reduce the risk of acquisition of human immunodeficiency virus and other sexually transmitted infection-causing organisms but may also decrease the incidence of BV.
Country: EUA
Editor: Amer Soc Microbiology
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 10.1128/AAC.46.8.2692-2695.2002
Date Issue: 2002
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