Acta Scientific Women's Health (ASWH)(ISSN: 2582-3205)

Research Article Volume 4 Issue 1

Microbiota of the Vagina

José T Núñez-Troconis*

Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela

*Corresponding Author: José T Núñez-Troconis, Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela.

Received: June 03, 2021; Published: July 26, 2021


The objective was to review and analyze the microbiota of the vagina. It was analyzed the composition, the different changes through the women's lives and, its defense mechanism. It was reviewed the websites of Pub Med, Google Scholar, Springer, Web of Knowledge, DOAJ, Hinari, Oxford Academic, JAMA Network, Embase, Research Life for English and Scielo, Lantidex, Imbiomed-L, Redalycy Google Scholar for Spanish. Publications from January 1970 to February 2021. Molecular biology technologies have allowed us to have a better vision of the bacterial diversity present in the vaginal microenvironment or microbiota, as well as have allowed us to discover or reveal the existence of bacterial categories until then unknown.

Keywords: Vagina; Microbiota; Lactobacillus


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Citation: José T Núñez-Troconis. “Microbiota of the Vagina". Acta Scientific Women's Health 4.1 (2022): 42-52.


Copyright: © 2022 José T Núñez-Troconis. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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