Screening of Antimicrobial activities of methanolic extracts of Avicennia marina leaves and barks

Author : S. M. Naim Uddin, Md. Shalahuddin Millat, Md. Abdur Rahman, Md. Khorshed Alam, Md. Mizanur Rahman Moghal

The present study was commenced to investigate the methanolic extracts of Avicennia marina for antimicrobial screening. A. marina is a plant of Acanthaceae family. The methanolic extracts of A. marina produced good antimicrobial activity against Gram negative (-ve) bacteria & was resistant against Gram positive (+ve) bacteria. The study was performed by disc diffusion method.

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