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Antibacterial Efficacy of Super-Oxidized Water on Enterococcus faecalis Biofilms in Root Canal

Recai Zan 1 , * , Tayfun Alacam 2 , Ihsan Hubbezoglu 3 , Tutku Tunc 4 , Zeynep Sumer 4 and Oguzhan Alici 3
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1 Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey
2 Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
3 Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey
4 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Cumhuriyet University, Sivas, Turkey
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: September 01, 2016, 9 (9); e30000
  • Published Online: August 31, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 25, 2015
  • Revised: July 29, 2016
  • Accepted: August 6, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.30000

To Cite: Zan R, Alacam T, Hubbezoglu I, Tunc T, Sumer Z, et al. Antibacterial Efficacy of Super-Oxidized Water on Enterococcus faecalis Biofilms in Root Canal, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2016 ; 9(9):e30000. doi: 10.5812/jjm.30000.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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