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Table 1 Hydrodynamics of biofilm displacement from the surface

From: A Candida albicans early stage biofilm detachment event in rich medium

  Shear Force (dynes/cm 2 ) 1
  0.016 17.3
Yeast inoculum2 + -
30 min-1 h Biofilm + +
2–6 h Biofilm + -
> 8 h Biofilm - -
  1. 1Computed as indicated in the Methods section
  2. 2 At the end of the 1 h inoculation period
  3. + biofilm remains attached
  4. - biofilm is removed