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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 431465, 8 pages
Fibrinogen-Induced Streptococcus mutans Biofilm Formation and Adherence to Endothelial Cells
1Department of Oral Diagnosis and Surgery, Araraquara Dental School, State University of São Paulo, 14801-903 Araraquara, SP, Brazil
2Oral Ecology Research Group, Faculty of Dentistry, Laval University, 2420 Rue de la Terrasse, Quebec City, QC, Canada G1V 0A6
3Department of Physiology and Pathology, Araraquara Dental School, State University of São Paulo, 14801-903 Araraquara, SP, Brazil
Received 13 May 2013; Revised 20 August 2013; Accepted 30 August 2013
Academic Editor: Edouard Tuaillon
Copyright © 2013 Telma Blanca Lombardo Bedran et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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