Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 2005  |  Volume : 25  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 4--7

Antimicrobial activity of root bark of Salacia reticulate


GP Choudhary, MS Vijay Kanth 
 School of Pharmacy, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Takshashila Campus, Ring road, Indore, India

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G P Choudhary
School of Pharmacy, Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Takshashila Campus, Ring road, Indore
India

Antimicrobial activity of chloroform and methanolic extracts of Salacia reticulata  were tested against gram positive, gram negative and fungus strains using zone of inhibition and minimum inhibitory concentrations. It was observed that both extracts have inhibitory effect towards all microorganisms used in the test. Chloroform extract was more effective than methanolic extract.


How to cite this article:
Choudhary G P, Vijay Kanth M S. Antimicrobial activity of root bark of Salacia reticulate.Ancient Sci Life 2005;25:4-7


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Choudhary G P, Vijay Kanth M S. Antimicrobial activity of root bark of Salacia reticulate. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 2005 [cited 2020 Aug 5 ];25:4-7
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