Statins and antimicrobial effects : simvastatin as a potential drug against staphylococcus aureus biofilm

Statins and antimicrobial effects : simvastatin as a potential drug against staphylococcus aureus biofilm

Talita Signoreti Graziano, Maria Claudia Cuzzullin, Gilson Cesar Franco, Humberto Osvaldo Schwartz-Filho, Eduardo Dias de Andrade, Francisco Carlos Groppo, Karina Cogo-Mueller

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Statins are important lipid-lowering agents with other pleiotropic effects. Several studies have explored a possible protective effect of statins to reduce the morbidity and mortality of many infectious diseases. Staphylococcus aureus is one of the main pathogens implicated in nosocomial infections;...

CONSELHO NACIONAL DE DESENVOLVIMENTO CIENTÍFICO E TECNOLÓGICO - CNPQ

FUNDAÇÃO DE AMPARO À PESQUISA DO ESTADO DE SÃO PAULO - FAPESP

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Statins and antimicrobial effects : simvastatin as a potential drug against staphylococcus aureus biofilm

Talita Signoreti Graziano, Maria Claudia Cuzzullin, Gilson Cesar Franco, Humberto Osvaldo Schwartz-Filho, Eduardo Dias de Andrade, Francisco Carlos Groppo, Karina Cogo-Mueller


										

Statins and antimicrobial effects : simvastatin as a potential drug against staphylococcus aureus biofilm

Talita Signoreti Graziano, Maria Claudia Cuzzullin, Gilson Cesar Franco, Humberto Osvaldo Schwartz-Filho, Eduardo Dias de Andrade, Francisco Carlos Groppo, Karina Cogo-Mueller

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    PLoS one

    Vol. 10, no. 5 (May, 2015), n. art. e0128098