Effects of disinfectants and ciprofloxacin on quorum sensing genes and biofilm of clinical Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates


Uzunbayir-Akel N., Tekintas Y., Yilmaz F. F. , Ozturk I., Okeer M. , Aydemir S., ...More

JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH, vol.13, no.12, pp.1932-1938, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jiph.2020.10.002
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.1932-1938
  • Keywords: Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Disinfectant, Ciprofloxacin, Biofilm, Quorum sensing, CHLORHEXIDINE, RESISTANCE, ANTISEPTICS, IMPACT

Abstract

Background: Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the most virulent bacteria and quorum sensing (QS) genes have an importance on virulence factors such as biofilm that provide resistance against disinfectants and antibiotics.