Antimicrobial potentiality of a halophilic strain of Streptomyces sp. VPTSA18 isolated from the saltpan environment of Vedaranyam, India


A total of 68 morphologically different actinomycetes were isolated from the saltpan soils of Vedaranyam, Tamilnadu, India and tested for their antimicrobial activity by the cross-streak method. Among the strains tested, VPTSA18 showed strong antimicrobial activity. The culture filtrate was extracted with different solvents and tested against 11 bacterial… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13213-011-0345-z


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