Table 1.

MICs of different agents for S. cerevisiaestrain MRL-138 and C. albicans strain GDH-2346 grown on polymethylmethacrylate stripsa

Antifungal agentMIC (μg/ml)
S. cerevisiaeC. albicans
0 h72 h0 h72 h
Amphotericin B440.58
Chlorhexidine83216256
Fluconazole8161128
Nystatin1632832
  • a MICs of different antifungals were determined at 0 h (the time biofilm growth was initiated following adhesion of fungal cells to the substrate, or the early phase) and 72 h (at this time point, the biofilm has matured; the late phase) for both fungi.