Phytochemical investigation of leaves of Brownlowia tersa, a Shurb from Sundarbans(the largest Mangrove Forest of the World); indicated the presence of Reducing Sugars, Glycosides, Saponins, Tannins & Flavonoids types of compounds. The extract was assessed using brine shrimp lethality as an ndicator of toxicity & showed significant level of toxicity (LC50=10æg/ml & LC90=86æg/ml). The antibacterial activity of the extract was investigated, using disc diffusion method which showed antimicrobial activity against some gm(+) & gm(-) bacteria such as Staphylococcus epidermidis , Vibrio cholerae, Streptococcus agalactiae , Shigella sonnei, Streptococcus pyogenes, Staphylococcus saprophyticus, Staphylococcus aureus at the dose of 500æg/disc.
|Number of Pages||56|
|Book Type||Microbiology (non-medical)|
|Country of Manufacture||India|
|Product Brand||LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing|
|Product Packaging Info||Box|
|In The Box||1 Piece|
|Product First Available On ClickOnCare.com||2015-08-18 00:00:00|