Journal of Oral Diseases / 2014 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Enamel Carious Lesion Development in Response to Sucrose and Fluoride Concentrations and to Time of Biofilm Formation: An Artificial-Mouth Study

Table 2

Counts of viable cells on biofilms (CFU/mL), IML, and LD (mean ± sd) of enamel slabs after 3 and 9 d of biofilm formation under exposure to sucrose 3% and 0.75 ppmF.

Variables3 days ()9 days ()

Total cells (×108)  ()
L. casei (×108)  ()
S. salivarius (×105)  ()
IML (vol% × µm)
LD (µm)

Means followed by distinct letters differ statistically ().