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Coconut (Cocos nucifera L.: Arecaceae): in health promotion and disease prevention.
Coconut, Cocos nucifera L., is a tree that is cultivated for its multiple utilities, mainly for its nutritional and medicinal values. The various products of coconut include tender coconut water,Expand
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Antibacterial activity of honey against clinical isolates of Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi.
Abstract Objective To ascertain the potential antibacterial activity of honey against clinical isolates of Escherichia coli (E. coli), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa) and Salmonella entericaExpand
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Antibiotic Resistance Prevalence and Pattern in Environmental Bacterial Isolates
The present study investigates the prevalence of antibiotic resistance among bacterial isolates from different environmental samples and determines their resistance patterns. Bacteria were isolatedExpand
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Antibacterial activity of ciprofloxacin and trimethoprim, alone and in combinittion, against Vibrio cholerae O1 biotype El Tor serotype Ogawa isolates.
In this communication, the ciprofloxacin-trimethoprim (Cp-Tm) combination showed synergistic (Fractional Inhibitory Concentration, FIC index 0.399) and additive (FIC index 0.665-0.83) effects againstExpand
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Synergistic anti-Staphylococcus aureus activity of amoxicillin in combination with Emblica officinalis and Nymphae odorata extracts.
To evaluate the antibacterial activity of Emblica officinalis Gaertn (E. officinalis; Family: Euphorbiaceae) seed and Nymphae odorata Aiton (N. odorata; Family: Nymphaeaceae) stamen extracts, aloneExpand
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Potential metabolites of dimethoate produced by bacterial degradation
Microbial degradation of pesticide has been recognized as a potential solution for the disposal of pesticide. Two bacterial strains namely Bacillus licheniformis and Pseudomonas aeruginosa, whichExpand
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Is jaundice a prognosis of leptospirosis
Objective To determine the incidence of leptospiral jaundice and find the correlation among human leptospiral cases with or without jaundice.
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Fenugreek ( Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) Oils
Abstract Fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) is a plant in the family Fabaceae, and its oils and extracts have been known to possess antimicrobial, antioxidant, antidiabetic, and antitumorigenicExpand
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Serologic evidence of human leptospirosis in and around Kolkata, India: a clinico-epidemiological study.
OBJECTIVE To investigate the prevalence of leptospirosis among patients from within and outside Kolkata, India, attending the Calcutta School of Tropical Medicine, for treatment during August 2002 toExpand
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Antibiotic Resistance of Salmonella enterica Serovar Typhi in Kolkata, India, and In Vitro Experiments on Effect of Combined Chemotherapy
This communication states the changing patterns of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi (S. Typhi) isolates causing enteric fever in and around Kolkata, India. Among the isolates resistance toExpand
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