Antimicrobial Constituents Of Conyza Floribunda

Show simple item record Opiyo, Sylvia A. Manguro, Lawrence O.A. 2017-11-09T15:40:18Z 2017-11-09T15:40:18Z 2010-09
dc.identifier.citation WebmedCentral PHARMACOLOGY 2010;1(9):WMC00842 en_US
dc.description.abstract The study describes the antibacterial and antifungal effects of both CH2Cl2 and MeOH crude extracts, collected fractions and pure isolates of Conzya floribunda. The antimicrobial activity tests were carried out using agar diffusion method. In vitro tests using CH2Cl2 and MeOH extracts of C. floribunda showed anti-bacterial activities against Streptococcus pneumoniae, Staphylococcus aureus and Escherischia coli, and antifungal activities against Candida albicans, Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Microsporum gypsium. The antibacterial and antifungal principles from C. floribunda were found to be (24S)-ethylcholesta-5, 22E, 25-dien-3-O -b-glucoside and cyasterone from methanol extract, and 3-oxofriedooleanane and betullinic acid associated with CH2Cl2 extract. The results of the present study indicate that the plant could be a useful remedy for some of the disease conditions caused by the tested bacteria and fungi and the isolated compounds could be good en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher WebmedCentral en_US
dc.subject Conyza floribunda en_US
dc.subject Asteraceae en_US
dc.subject Active principles en_US
dc.subject Antimicrobial Activity en_US
dc.title Antimicrobial Constituents Of Conyza Floribunda en_US
dc.type Article en_US

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