yeast infection

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) announced recently that it will provide $2 million as a grant to be used for a collaborative research project at the University of Bristol in the United Kingdom. The research will discuss the action of Candida albicans in periodontal diseases.

 

According to a recent study, oral yeast infections, which can be resistant to treatment may be effectively managed using silver nanoparticles. The majority of yeast infections are cause by Candida albicans and Candida glabrata. Yeast infections can occur in healthy people but mainly affect individuals who are immune-compromised by disease or medication.