Antimicrobial activity of Nigerian medicinal plants

@inproceedings{Anyanwu2017AntimicrobialAO,
  title={Antimicrobial activity of Nigerian medicinal plants},
  author={Madubuike Umunna Anyanwu and Rosemary Chinazam Okoye},
  booktitle={Journal of intercultural ethnopharmacology},
  year={2017}
}
Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is currently one of the major threats facing mankind. The emergence and rapid spread of multi- and pan-drug-resistant organisms (such as vancomycin-, methicillin-, extended-spectrum β-lactam-, carbapenem- and colistin-resistant organisms) has put the world in a dilemma. The health and economic burden associated with AMR on a global scale are dreadful. Available antimicrobials have been misused and are almost ineffective with some of these drugs associated with… CONTINUE READING
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