PROPOLIS AND BEEKEEPING DERIVATIVES
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Uses Antibacterial

Propolis inhibits Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens

15/09/2013 Propolis inhibits Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens

Czech Ethanol-Free Propolis Extract Displays Inhibitory Activity against a Broad Spectrum of Bacterial and Fungal Pathogens

Propolis acts primarily as a biocide against invasive bacteria and fungi in the hive, suggesting its potential for industrial applications. In food application, propolis is considered as a 

Propolis Reduces Bacterial Biofilm Formation

22/06/2013 Propolis Reduces Bacterial Biofilm Formation

In Vitro Antimicrobial Activity of Ethanolic Extract of Polish Propolis against Biofilm Forming Staphylococcus epidermidis Strains

The aim of the presented study was to examine the antimicrobial activity of ethanol extract of Polish propolis (EEPP) against 

Oral infection: Propolis vsTraditional Treatments

26/05/2013 Oral infection: Propolis vsTraditional Treatments

Antimicrobial Effects of Calcium Hydroxide, Chlorhexidine, and Propolis on Enterococcus faecalis and Candida albicans

Aim
To evaluate the efficacy of calcium hydroxide (Ca[OH]2), 2% chlorhexidine (CHX) gel, and propolis against both Enterococcus 

Honey Synergistic Antimicrobial Effect

17/11/2012 Honey Synergistic Antimicrobial Effect

Synergistic Effects of Honey and Propolis Toward Drug Multi-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus, Escherichia Coli and Candida Albicans Isolates in Single and Polymicrobial Cultures

Background: Propolis and honey are natural bee products with wide range of biological and medicinal properties. The study 

Enterococcal Species Inhibited by Propolis

18/08/2012 Enterococcal Species Inhibited by Propolis

The Inhibitory Activity of Typified Propolis Against Enterococcus Species isolate from humans and animals

Propolis, a natural bee product widely used for its antimicrobial activity, was tested against isolates of Enterococcus from humans, pig-tailed macaques, isolates of refractory endodontic treatment 

Propolis Reduces Contamination of Toothbrush

02/04/2012 Propolis Reduces Contamination of Toothbrush

Antimicrobial Capacity of Aloe Vera and Propolis Dentifrice Against Streptococcus mutans Strains in Toothbrushes: An in vitro Study

MATERIAL AND METHODS:
Fifteen sterile toothbrushes were randomly divided into 5 toothbrushing groups: I (negative control): without dentifrice; II: 

Indian Stingless Bee Propolis

07/03/2012 Indian Stingless Bee Propolis

Antimicrobial Activity of Stingless Bee (Trigona sp.) Propolis Used in the Folk Medicine of Western Maharashtra, India


Stingless bee (Trigona sp.) propolis is widely used in the folk medicine of Western Maharashtra, India to treat a variety of 

Prevention of recurrent urinary infections

15/11/2011 Prevention of recurrent urinary infections

Propolis can potentialise the anti-adhesion activity of proanthocyanidins on uropathogenic Escherichia coli in the prevention of recurrent urinary tract infections

Escherichia coli, the main bacteria found in recurrent urinary tract infections (UTI), is now frequently resistant to several currently