Journal of Diseases and Medicinal Plants

Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2018

  • Influence of the Extractive Method of Punica granatum Peels in its Antibacterial and Antibiofilm Activities Against Gram-Negative and Gram-Positive Bacteria

    Salam Nasreddine, Amale Mcheik, Mohammad Abdalla Al-Seblani, Hawraa Shahrour, Mariam Hammoud, Ali Chokr

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2018
    Pages: 133-141
    Received: Nov. 25, 2018
    Accepted: Dec. 17, 2018
    Published: Jan. 22, 2019
    DOI: 10.11648/j.jdmp.20180406.11
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    Abstract: The present study aimed to investigate the effect of the different types of solvents (water, ethanol and methanol) and extraction methods (ultrasound and maceration) on Punica granatum peels and to assess their antibacterial and antibiofilm activities. Our results revealed that the solvents and the extraction methods had a significant effect concer... Show More