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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 867103, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/867103
Research Article

Bioguided Fractionation Shows Cassia alata Extract to Inhibit Staphylococcus epidermidis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Growth and Biofilm Formation

1Laboratório de Biologia de Fungos, Centro de Biotecnologia e Genética, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilhéus, BA 45662-900, Brazil
2Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS 90610-00, Brazil
3Centro de Biotecnologia e Departamento de Biofísica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS 91501-970, Brazil
4Genotox Royal, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, RS 91501-970, Brazil
5Instituto de Biotecnologia, Universidade de Caxias do Sul, Caxias do Sul, RS 95070-560, Brazil

Received 30 October 2011; Revised 30 December 2011; Accepted 2 January 2012

Academic Editor: Vassya Bankova

Copyright © 2012 Samuel Takashi Saito 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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