Corpus ID: 46569339

Garlic: An Effective Functional Food to Combat the Growing Antimicrobial Resistance

@inproceedings{Gupta2015GarlicAE,
  title={Garlic: An Effective Functional Food to Combat the Growing Antimicrobial Resistance},
  author={S. K. Gupta and Suman Kapur and Dv Padmavathi and Arunima Verma},
  year={2015}
}
  • S. K. Gupta, Suman Kapur, +1 author Arunima Verma
  • Published 2015
  • Biology
  • Emerging multidrug resistant bacterial infections are burning public health concerns worldwide. There is an urgent need to explore alternative antimicrobial agents for effective management of bacterial infections. Garlic (Allium sativum) has been traditionally used for the treatment of different diseases since ancient times. The present study aims to evaluate the antimicrobial activity of aqueous extract of Allium sativum against multidrug resistant clinical isolates of pathogenic bacteria… CONTINUE READING

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