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The microscopic flora of the human mouth

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Published .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.A.)--Boston University, 1946.

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Pagination74 pages
Number of Pages74
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Open LibraryOL26191671M

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A.A. Prasetyo, R. Sariyatun, in The Microbiology of Skin, Soft Tissue, Bone and Joint Infections, Oral Bacteria. Oral bacteria colonization on the surfaces of the teeth can generate dental biofilm, subsequently induce inflammatory response and cause gingivitis. 52 Continuous inflammation leads to the loosening of the teeth, occasional pain, impaired mastication, and eventual tooth. Oral ecology refers to the organisms that live in a mouth. Bacteria in biofilm were first detected under the microscopes of Antony van Leeuwenhoek in the 17th century. Various bacteria and saliva are two of the major components in oral microbiology, having the capability to be harmful, but also performing beneficial and necessary roles in the immune system. Protist; bacterial types; bacteria from human mouth, smear showing different types of bacteria. Product details Product Dimensions: 2 x x 3 inches ; ounces.   The mouth houses the second most diverse microbial community in the body, harbouring over species of bacteria that colonise the hard surfaces of Cited by:

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