9. The Isolation of Steptococcussp on horse’s dental caries in Aceh Tengah Regency

Darniati Darniati, Sagasias Ahmad, Erina Erina, M Daud AK, Darmawi Darmawi, Fakhrurrazi Fakhrurrazi, M. Isa

Abstract


The purpose of this study was to detect the existence of the Streptococcus sp bacteria in the horses’ dental caries in Aceh Tengah Regency. The caries samples used in this study were taken from 8 horses in Aceh Tengah Regency. The samples were collected using swab on the teeth and then put into Nutrient Broth (NB) media and further were cultured on selective media TSY20B. The bacteria identification was conducted by observing the bacteria’s morphology, Gram staining and biochemical test. The eight samples of the horses’ dental caries showed that Streptococcus sp bacteria could be isolated from all of the collected samples. From this research it could be concluded that Streptococcus sp bacteria was found in the horses’ dental caries and it was one of the causes of the dental caries.


Keywords


Aceh Tengah Regency; caries; horse; and Streptococcus sp.

Full Text:

PDF

References


Andriato, K. 2012. Efek Antibakteri Polifenol Biji Kakao pada Streptococcus Mutans. Skripsi. Fakultas Kedokteran Gigi. Universitas Jember. Jember.

Argimon, S., and P.W. Caufield. 2011. Distribution of putative virulence genes in Streptococcus mutans strains does not correlate with caries experience. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 49 (3): 984–992.

Blakely, J.,and B.H. Bade. 1994. Ilmu Peternakan. Cetakan ke-I (Diterjemahkan oleh : B. Srigandono). Gadjah Mada University Press.Yogjakarta.

Das, P., S.Mukherjee.,and R. Sen. 2008. Antimicrobial potential of a lipopeptide biosurfactant derived from a marine Bacillus circulans. J. Appl. Microbiol. 104: 1675-1684.

Harvey, R.A., Champe, P.C.,and Fisher, B.D. 2007. Lippincott’s Illustrated Reviews: Microbiology. 2nded. Lippincott William & Wilkins. New Jersey

Kayser, F.H., Bienz, A.K.,andJohannes. 2005. Medical Microbiology.Thieme Stuttgart

Nomura, Y., H. Takeuchi., K. Matin., R. Iguchi., Y. Toyoshima., Y. Kono., T. Ikemi., S. Imai., T. Nishizawa., K. Fukushima., and N. Hanada. 2004. Feasibility of eradication

of mutans streptococci from oral cavities. J. of Oral Science. 46(3): 179-183.

Nugraha, A.W. 2008. Streptococcus mutans, Si Plak Dimana-mana. Fakultas Farmasi Universitas Sanata Dharma. Yogyakarta.

Parakkasi, A. 2006.Ilmu Nutrisi dan Makanan Ternak Monogastrik.UI-Press.Jakarta.

Pintauli, S., dan T. Hamada. 2008.Menuju Gigi dan Mulut Sehat. USU press. Medan.

Samarayanake, L. P. 2002. Essential Mikrobiologi for Dentistry.2nd.United States of America: Elsevier’s Health Sciences RightsDepartement.Philadelphia

Smith, AC., and Hussey M.A. 2012. Gram stain protocols.http://www.microbelibrary.org/component/resource/gram-stain/2886-gram- stain protocols. [20 Maret 2013].

Soehardjono, O. 1990.Kuda.Yayasan Pamulang Equestian Centre. Jakarta.

Talaro, K.P.2008. Foundation in Microbiologi.Seventh edition.: McGrawHiLL. New York




DOI: https://doi.org/10.21157/j.med.vet..v13i1.4218

DOI (PDF): https://doi.org/10.21157/j.med.vet..v13i1.4218.g10061

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.


Copyright (c) 2019 by author and J. Med. Vet.

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Creative Commons License
J. Med. Vet. is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.