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Volume 2012, Article ID 158237, 7 pages
Research Article

In Vitro Synergistic Effect of Psidium guineense (Swartz) in Combination with Antimicrobial Agents against Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains

1Laboratório de Fisiologia e Bioquímica de Microorganismos, Departamento de Antibióticos, Centro de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, 50670-901 Recife, PE, Brazil
2Laboratório de Farmacognosia, Departamento de Farmácia Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Centro de Ciências da Saúde, 50670-901 Recife, PE, Brazil
3Department of Biochemistry, Kansas State University, 141 Chalmers Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506, USA

Received 31 October 2011; Accepted 26 December 2011

Academic Editors: W. A. Gebreyes and T. Hatano

Copyright © 2012 Tiago Gomes Fernandes 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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