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soil-inhabiting saprophytes and disease-producing plant and animal parasites

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naeslundii serotypes II and III and Actinomyces viscosus serotype II in A.
Human salivary acidic proline-rich proteins and statherin promote the attachment of Actinomyces viscosus LY7 to apatitic surfaces.
The following 9 oral microorganisms were used in this study: Actinomyces viscosus ATCC 15987, Porphyromonas gingivalis ATCC 53978, Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 12600, Streptococcus mutans ATCC 25175, Streptococcus sanguis ATCC 35105 and Streptococcus sobrinus ATCC 27351 from the American Type Culture Collection (Rockville, MD, USA) and Lactobacillus acidophilus KCCM 32820, Lactobacillus casei KCCM 35465 and Streptococcus salivarius KCCM 40412 from the Korean Culture Center of Microorganisms (Seoul, Korea).
Human disease also may be caused by Actinomyces naeslundii, Actinomyces odontolyticus, Actinomyces viscosus, Actinomyces meyeri, and Propionibacterium propionicum.
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