Phage Targeting <i>Streptococcus mutans</i> In Vitro and In Vivo as a Caries-Preventive Modality

Dental caries is a common infectious disease worldwide. Current conventional therapies lack specific antimicrobial effects against <i>Streptococcus mutans</i>, a key bacterium that induces caries. A promising alternative approach is bacteriophage (phage) therapy. Recently, SMHBZ8 phage t...

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Main Authors: Amit Wolfoviz-Zilberman, Reut Kraitman, Ronen Hazan, Michael Friedman, Yael Houri-Haddad, Nurit Beyth
Format: Article
Language:English
Published: MDPI AG 2021-08-01
Series:Antibiotics
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Online Access:https://www.mdpi.com/2079-6382/10/8/1015