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Table 1 Average diameters of bacterial growth inhibition zones (mm)

From: Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of a conventional orthodontic composite containing silver/hydroxyapatite nanoparticles

Bacterial Type Concentration Ag/HA Nanoparticles (%) Diameter (mm)
S. mutans 0 0
1 0
5 6.33 ± 0.58
10 8.66 ± 1.15
S. sanguinis 0 0
1 0
5 7.66 ± 1.15
10 9.66 ± 1.52
L. acidophilus 0 0
1 0
5 5.66 ± 0.58
10 7.66 ± 0.58