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Antimicrobial Activity of Punica granatum and Cichorium intybus Extracts against some Pathogenic Bacteria

@inproceedings{Rehman2015AntimicrobialAO,
  title={Antimicrobial Activity of Punica granatum and Cichorium intybus Extracts against some Pathogenic Bacteria},
  author={Ziafat Rehman and Muhammad Daud and Muhammad S K Afridi and Sulaiman Bahadar and Azam Hayat and Fahad Ali and Adil Hassan and Khalil Ur Rahman and Aurnag Zeb and Afzal Ahmad and Dure Shahwar Salam},
  year={2015}
}
Humans use various kinds of herbs and shrubs for medicinal purposes since time immemorial. Punicagranatum (pomegranate) and Cichoriumintybus (chicory) are example of such plants. The undertaken study of selected medicinal plants was screened for their antibacterial activity. Peel extracts of Punicagranatum(pomegranate) and leaves of Cichoriumintybus(chicory) were evaluated for antibacterial activities against Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Staphylococcus… 
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