The Antifungal Activity and Cytotoxicity of Silver Containing Denture Base Material


Kurt A., Erkose-Genc G., Uzun M., Emrence Z., Ustek D., Isik-Ozkol G.

NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.20, no.3, pp.290-295, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.4103/1119-3077.181362
  • Title of Journal : NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Page Numbers: pp.290-295

Abstract

Objective: Denture base materials are susceptible to fungal adhesion, which is an important etiological issue in the pathogenesis of denture stomatitis. The purpose of this in vitro study was to evaluate the antifungal activity and cytotoxicity of denture base material containing silver microparticles.