Thyme essential oil as an antimicrobial and biofilm inhibitory agent against abscesses with P. mirabilis Infections


Beksac K., ŞAHAL G. , DÖNMEZ H. G.

JOURNAL OF HERBAL MEDICINE, vol.28, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.hermed.2021.100446
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF HERBAL MEDICINE

Abstract

Introduction: Abscesses are high density microbial infections of which biofilm formation plays a crucial role on their recurrence and chronicity. In this study, the authors aim was to determine biofilm formations of three different abscess cultures and to investigate antimicrobial and antibiofilm effects of clary sage, clove and thyme oils against the identified bacterial strain isolated from the highest biofilm forming abscess culture.