Lena Ciric

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc In vitro assessment of shiitake mushroom (Lentinula edodes) extract for its antigingivitis activity
    Lena Ciric
    Department of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X8LD, UK
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2011:507908. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Hydrocarbon utilization within a diesel-degrading bacterial consortium
    Lena Ciric
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Oxford, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 303:116-22. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Field scale molecular analysis for the monitoring of bacterial community structures during on-site diesel bioremediation
    Lena Ciric
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology at Oxford, Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3SR, UK
    Bioresour Technol 101:5235-41. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Development of a novel multi-triplex qPCR method for the assessment of bacterial community structure in oral populations
    Lena Ciric
    Department of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Environ Microbiol Rep 2:770-4. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of toothbrushing to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia pathogens and dental plaque in a critical care unit
    Ian G Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology, International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 38:246-52. 2011

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Publications5

  1. pmc In vitro assessment of shiitake mushroom (Lentinula edodes) extract for its antigingivitis activity
    Lena Ciric
    Department of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X8LD, UK
    J Biomed Biotechnol 2011:507908. 2011
    ..The results indicated that shiitake mushroom extract lowered the numbers of some pathogenic taxa without affecting the taxa associated with health, unlike chlorhexidine which has a limited effect on all taxa...
  2. doi request reprint Hydrocarbon utilization within a diesel-degrading bacterial consortium
    Lena Ciric
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Oxford, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 303:116-22. 2010
    ..Some organisms were capable of growth on the majority of the hydrocarbons tested, whereas others seemed specialized to only a few of the substrates...
  3. doi request reprint Field scale molecular analysis for the monitoring of bacterial community structures during on-site diesel bioremediation
    Lena Ciric
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology at Oxford, Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3SR, UK
    Bioresour Technol 101:5235-41. 2010
    ..The findings not only highlight the importance of monitoring the fate of inocula used in bioaugmentation but also how crucial the process of the selection of species and the culture conditions used in the construction of these consortia...
  4. doi request reprint Development of a novel multi-triplex qPCR method for the assessment of bacterial community structure in oral populations
    Lena Ciric
    Department of Microbial Diseases, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    Environ Microbiol Rep 2:770-4. 2010
    ..Three triplex assays were designed targeting taxa associated with gingivitis and dental caries as well as oral health. Saliva samples collected from healthy individuals were used in order to validate the newly developed method...
  5. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of toothbrushing to reduce ventilator-associated pneumonia pathogens and dental plaque in a critical care unit
    Ian G Needleman
    Unit of Periodontology, International Centre for Evidence Based Oral Health, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 38:246-52. 2011
    ..To investigate the effect of a powered toothbrush on colonization of dental plaque by ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP)-associated organisms and dental plaque removal...