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Anti-MRSA activity of Penicillium minioluteum ED24, an endophytic fungus isolated from Orthosiphon stamineus Benth

@inproceedings{Yenn2012AntiMRSAAO,
  title={Anti-MRSA activity of Penicillium minioluteum ED24, an endophytic fungus isolated from Orthosiphon stamineus Benth},
  author={T. W. Yenn and D. Ibrahim and L. Zakaria},
  year={2012}
}
  • T. W. Yenn, D. Ibrahim, L. Zakaria
  • Published 2012
  • Biology
  • Nowadays, the medical concerns with Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aereus (MRSA) arised when in 2009, the proportion of S. aureus isolates that are resistant to methicilin has increased to 59.5%- 64.4% in South East Asia. Hence a new antibacterial agent from natural source is necessary to combat the infectious diseases. This study aimed to investigate the anti-MRSA activity of the endophytic fungus Penicillium minioluteum ED24, which was previously isolated from the leaf of the medicinal… CONTINUE READING
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