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Acid Stress Survival Mechanisms of the Cariogenic Bacterium Streptococcus mutans

By Yoshihisa Yamashita and Yukie Shibata

Submitted: February 27th 2011Reviewed: August 1st 2011Published: December 22nd 2011

DOI: 10.5772/28369

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Yoshihisa Yamashita and Yukie Shibata (December 22nd 2011). Acid Stress Survival Mechanisms of the Cariogenic Bacterium Streptococcus mutans, Relevant Perspectives in Global Environmental Change, Julius Ibukun Agboola, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/28369. Available from:

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