Antibacterial Activity in Higher Fungi (Mushrooms) and Endophytic Fungi from Slovenia

  title={Antibacterial Activity in Higher Fungi (Mushrooms) and Endophytic Fungi from Slovenia},
  author={Damjan Jane{\vs} and Samo Kreft and Maja Jurc and Katja Seme and B. Strukelj},
  journal={Pharmaceutical Biology},
  pages={700 - 706}
Abstract Discovery and development of new antibiotics is still very important because of the constant appearance of drug-resistant pathogenic bacteria. The broth microdilution test was applied for screening of antibacterial activity in extracts of higher and endophytic fungi. Among tested extracts, three possessed significant antibacterial activity: extracts of mushrooms Amanita virosa. (Fr.) Bertill. (Amanitaceae) and Cortinarius praestans. Cordier (Cortinariaceae) against Pseudomonas… 

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