Antimicrobial activity of plant essential oils against the growth of Escherichia coli

  title={Antimicrobial activity of plant essential oils against the growth of Escherichia coli},
  author={Mustafa H.A. Rasool},
  journal={IOSR Journal of Pharmacy},
  • M. Rasool
  • Published 2013
  • Chemistry
  • IOSR Journal of Pharmacy
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