Effects of Caatinga Plant Extracts in Planktonic Growth and Biofilm Formation in Ralstonia solanacearum

@article{Malafaia2017EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of Caatinga Plant Extracts in Planktonic Growth and Biofilm Formation in Ralstonia solanacearum},
  author={C. B. Malafaia and Ana Cl{\'a}udia Silva Jardelino and A. Silva and E. B. Souza and A. J. Macedo and M. R. Correia and M. V. Silva},
  journal={Microbial Ecology},
  year={2017},
  volume={75},
  pages={555-561}
}
  • C. B. Malafaia, Ana Cláudia Silva Jardelino, +4 authors M. V. Silva
  • Published 2017
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Microbial Ecology
  • This study describes the first antibiofilm and antibacterial screening for plants from Caatinga against Ralstonia solanacearum, a causal agent of bacterial wilt that presents serious difficulties in control. There were prepared 22 aqueous extracts of plants collected in the Vale do Catimbau—PE, Brazil. The potential antibacterial activity was evaluated by absorbance in OD600 and the antibiofilm activity through the crystal violet method, both of them performed in microplate against isolates of… CONTINUE READING
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