Scope of Hydrolysable Tannins as Possible Antimicrobial Agent.

@article{Ekambaram2016ScopeOH,
  title={Scope of Hydrolysable Tannins as Possible Antimicrobial Agent.},
  author={Sanmuga Priya Ekambaram and Senthamil Selvan Perumal and Ajay Balakrishnan},
  journal={Phytotherapy research : PTR},
  year={2016},
  volume={30 7},
  pages={1035-45}
}
Hydrolysable tannins (HTs) are secondary metabolites from plants, which are roughly classified into gallotannins and ellagitannins having gallic acid and ellagic acid residues respectively attached to the hydroxyl group of glucose by ester linkage. The presence of hexahydroxydiphenoyl and nonahydroxyterphenoyl moieties is considered to render antimicrobial… CONTINUE READING