NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

NISCAIR ONLINE PERIODICALS REPOSITORY (NOPR)  >
NISCAIR PUBLICATIONS >
Research Journals >
Indian Journal of Natural Products and Resources (IJNPR)
[Formerly Natural Product Radiance (NPR)]
 >
IJNPR Vol.1 [2010] >
IJNPR Vol.1(3) [September 2010] >


Title: In vitro antioxidant and antibacterial efficacy of Feronia elephantum Correa fruit
Authors: Nithya, N
Saraswathi, U
Keywords: Antibacterial
Antioxidant
Feronia elephantum
Wood apple
Phenols
Issue Date: Sep-2010
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
IPC CodeInt. cl.8 - A61K 36/00, A61K 36/75, A61P 31/00, A61P 31/04, A61P 39/06
Abstract: The present investigation was formulated to screen the in vitro antioxidant and antibacterial potential of ethanolic extract of Wood apple, Feronia elephantum Correa fruit. Antioxidant ability of the fruit extract was assessed by estimating total phenols, flavonoids, tannins, total antioxidant capacity and iron chelating activity. The extract was also examined for its antibacterial efficacy against the bacterial isolates of clinical significance. The results suggested that the extract exhibited dose-dependent antioxidant ability and broad-spectrum antibacterial activity which might possibly be due to the presence of phenolic constituents of the fruit.
Page(s): 301-305
CC License:  CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India
ISSN: 0976-0512 (Online); 0976-0504 (Print)
Source:IJNPR Vol.1(3) [September 2010]

Files in This Item:

File Description SizeFormat
IJNPR 1(3) 301-305.pdf135.28 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
 Current Page Visits: 674 
Recommend this item

 

National Knowledge Resources Consortium |  NISCAIR Website |  Contact us |  Feedback

Disclaimer: NISCAIR assumes no responsibility for the statements and opinions advanced by contributors. The editorial staff in its work of examining papers received for publication is helped, in an honorary capacity, by many distinguished engineers and scientists.

CC License Except where otherwise noted, the Articles on this site are licensed under Creative Commons License: CC Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 2.5 India

Copyright © 2012 The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi. All rights reserved.

Powered by DSpace Copyright © 2002-2007 MIT and Hewlett-Packard | Compliant to OAI-PMH V 2.0

Home Page Total Visits: 624628 since 06-Feb-2009  Last updated on 13-Nov-2014Webmaster: nopr@niscair.res.in