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Title: Antimicrobial activity of a medicinal plant Hybanthus enneaspermus (Linn.) F. Muell.
Authors: Retnam, K Raveendra
Britto, A John De
Keywords: Hybanthus enneaspermus;Antimicrobial activity;Antibacterial activity;Gram positive bacteria;Gram negative bacteria;Staphylococcus aureus;Bacillus subtilis;Escherichia coli;Enterobacter aerogens;Pseudomonas aeruginosa;Salmonella typhi;Citrobacter freundi
Issue Date: Oct-2007
Publisher: CSIR
IPC Code: Int. cl.8A61K 36/00, A61P 31/04
Abstract: Present investigation deals with the antimicrobial activity of a medicinal plant Hybanthus enneaspermus (Linn.) F. Muell., against two Gram positive bacteria, viz. Staphylococcus aureus and Bacillus subtilis and five Gram negative bacteria, viz. Escherichia coli, Enterobacter aerogens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Salmonella typhi and Citrobacter freundii. Two active fractions were isolated from the benzene extract of the plant. The antimicrobial activity justifies its use in traditional medicine.
Page(s): 366-368
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/7884
ISSN: 0975-1092 (Online); 0972-592X (Print)
Appears in Collections:NPR Vol.6(5) [September-October 2007]

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