Antibacterial and anti-biofilm activity of flavonoids and triterpenes isolated from the extracts of Ficus sansibarica Warb. subsp. sansibarica (Moraceae) extracts.

@article{Awolola2014AntibacterialAA,
  title={Antibacterial and anti-biofilm activity of flavonoids and triterpenes isolated from the extracts of Ficus sansibarica Warb. subsp. sansibarica (Moraceae) extracts.},
  author={Gbonjubola V Awolola and Neil Anthony Koorbanally and Hafizah Y. Chenia and Francis Oluwole Shode and Himansu Baijnath},
  journal={African journal of traditional, complementary, and alternative medicines : AJTCAM},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 3},
  pages={124-31}
}
BACKGROUND Ficus species are used in African traditional medicine in the treatment of a wide variety of ailments and diseases such as convulsive disorder, wound healing, gonorrhea, tuberculosis, diabetes, diarrhoeal infections, dysentery, malaria and HIV. The aim of this study was to isolate the phytochemical constituents in the plant and test them for… CONTINUE READING