Antimicrobial flavonoids from the stem bark of Erythrina burttii.

Citation:
SOLOMON DRDERESE. "Antimicrobial flavonoids from the stem bark of Erythrina burttii." Fitoterapia. 2005;76(5):469-72.

Abstract:

Antimicrobial flavonoids from the stem bark of Erythrina burttii.

Yenesew A, Derese S, Midiwo JO, Bii CC, Heydenreich M, Peter MG.

Abstract

The chloroform extract of the stem bark of Erythrina burttii showed antifungal and antibacterial activities using the disk diffusion method. Flavonoids were identified as the active principles. Activities were observed against fungi and Gram(+) bacteria, but the Gram(-) bacteria Escherichia coli was resistant.

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