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A comparative study on antimicrobial activity of Pterocarpus santalinus L.f. plant parts

Author Affiliations

  • 1Department of Chemistry, JNTUA, Ananthapuramu - 515001, Andhra Pradesh, India
  • 2OTRI, JNTUA, Anantapuramu-515001, Andhra Pradesh, India

Res.J.chem.sci., Volume 10, Issue (3), Pages 35-39, October,18 (2020)


In recent days pathogenic microbes are becoming more drug resistance resulting in a great risk of their inhibition. So there is a need for us to explore for efficient alternate natural antimicrobial sources for better prevention of emerging novel infectious diseases. Hence a phytochemical analysis and comparative in vitro antimicrobial test was done on the methanol (Me) extracts of Pterocarpus santalinus L.f. plant parts in Kirby - Bauer disk diffusion method against four types of harmful bacteria like Pseudomonas aeruginosa, &


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