Vol. 1, Issue 6 (2013)
Antimicrobial Activity of Volatile Oil of Artemisia capillaris Growing Wild in Uttrakhand Himalaya
Author(s): Rakesh Kumar Joshi
Abstract: The genus Artemisia (family: Asteraceae) is a source of valuable drugs and essential oils because of its intricate chemical composition comprising several chemotypes. The in vitro antibacterial activities of the essential oils were evaluated against a total of six bacteria, viz, Salmonellatyphi, Klebsiellapneumoniae, E.coli, Staphylococcusaureus, Streptococcusmutans, Bacillussubtilis and antifungal activity tested against Candida albicans and Candida glabrata.
How to cite this article:
Rakesh Kumar Joshi. Antimicrobial Activity of Volatile Oil of Artemisia capillaris Growing Wild in Uttrakhand Himalaya. Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry. 2013; 1(6): 122-126.