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Giovanna Angela Gentilomi

Associate Professor

Department of Pharmacy and Biotechnology

Academic discipline: MED/07 Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology

Research

Keywords: ESBL KPC Plant extracts MRSA Bacterial biofilm

■ Development and evaluation of herbal/synthetic formulations active against bacteria pathogenic to humans. The aim of the research was to evaluate in vitro antibacterial activity of plant extracts/synthetic compounds against major human pathogenic bacteria, with special regard to multidrug-resistant bacteria (MRSA, VRE, ESBL, KPC) and to bacterial biofilm.
■ Development and evaluation of tests for synergy between antibacterial drugs. The aim of the research was to evaluate the in vitro antibacterial drug combinations in infections with multidrug-resistant bacteria (MDR) and bacterial biofilms.