Screening for Antibacterial Principle and Activity of Pedalium murex Linn.

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Large caltrops (Pedalium murex L. Family: Pedaliaceae) a plant widely used in traditional medicine was evaluated for its antibacterial properties. Methanol, a polar solvent sequestered more variety and quantities of phytochemicals than chloroform and hexane. Leaf and fruit extracts revealed more variety of compounds than root and stem. Methanolic extracts… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s40011-013-0258-7

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@article{Srinivas2013ScreeningFA, title={Screening for Antibacterial Principle and Activity of Pedalium murex Linn.}, author={P. Srinivas and Surender Reddy}, journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, India Section B: Biological Sciences}, year={2013}, volume={84}, pages={1083-1090} }