Evaluation of antibacterial activity of Achyranthes aspera extract against Streptococcus mutans: An in vitro study

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Yadav, Roma; Rai, Radhika; Yadav, Abhishek; Pahuja, Meetika; Solanki, Savita; Yadav, Himani;
(2016)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Advanced Pharmaceutical Technology & Research,volume 7,issue 4,pages149-152 (issn: 2231-4040, eissn: 0976-2094)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2231-4040.191426, pmc: PMC5052942
  • Subject: antibacterial activity | Original Article | RM1-950 | Therapeutics. Pharmacology | Streptococcus mutans | Achyranthes aspera | apamarga | chlorhexidine | Pharmacy and materia medica | RS1-441

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