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Table 1 Macromolecular synthesis of S. mutans treated for 60 min. with different concentrations of LMM fractions of both mushroom and chicory extracts

From: Effects of mushroom and chicory extracts on the shape, physiology and proteome of the cariogenic bacterium Streptococcus mutans

LMM fraction Concentration Macromolecular synthesis
   DNA RNA Protein
mushroom 0 100 b 100 b 100 b
1x a 24 34 61
2x 8 21 49
chicory 0 100 c 100 c 100 c
2x a 36 54 89
  6x 6 19 44
  1. a Subinhibitory dose.
  2. b Control values were: DNA, 287,085 cpm; RNA, 137,216; protein, 9,208.
  3. c Control values were: DNA, 252,718 cpm; RNA, 132,519; protein, 8,749.