Review Article: The Role of Bacterial Biofilms in Chronic Diseases

International Journal for Research in Applied Sciences and Biotechnology

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Title Review Article: The Role of Bacterial Biofilms in Chronic Diseases
 
Creator Wedad Salih Dawood
 
Subject Bacterial biofilms
immune system
chronic diseases
diabetes
 
Description Diseases usually take place in individuals due to infection that can be occurs more than one time, and also can reach up to years, and the bacterial and microbial biofilms play main roles on more than 75% of the whole infections, these roles are responsible for many points such as creating chronic diseases, resistance the drug, effect the immune system, contaminating the medical equipments and devices, and clinical infections. The microbial biofilms can be single or accumulated in colonies and layers in the host, and cause the chronic diseases through weakening the immune system and even attack the antibiotic treatments that given to the patient and make it without advantage and cannot help in recovery. In this review, it was focused on how bacterial biofilms play an important role in foot ulcer in diabetic patients, and it was concluded that infections with microbial biofilms may leads to decrease the immune system and leads to chronic diseases.
 
Publisher Vandana Publications
 
Date 2020-11-19
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://www.ijrasb.com/ojs/index.php/ojs-ijrasb/article/view/207
10.31033/ijrasb.7.6.17
 
Source International Journal for Research in Applied Sciences and Biotechnology; Vol. 7 No. 6 (2020): November Issue; 116-121
2349-8889
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://www.ijrasb.com/ojs/index.php/ojs-ijrasb/article/view/207/171
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 International Journal for Research in Applied Sciences and Biotechnology
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0
 

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