ISSN: 0973-7510

E-ISSN: 2581-690X

B.L. Chaudhary and Prem Kumar
Bryology Laboratory, Department of Botany, University College of Science, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur – 313 001, India.
J Pure Appl Microbiol. 2009;3(1):231-234
© The Author(s). 2009
Received: 06/04/2008 | Accepted: 15/08/2008 | Published: 30/04/2009
Abstract

The present study revealed with an antimicrobial screening of Macromitrium sulcatum (Hook.) Brid. collected from Bhimashankar, Pune district of Maharashtra. The plants were extracted in acetone, benzene, methanol and ethanol evaluated against two microorganisms viz. Bacillus cereus Frankland & Frankland and Enterobacter aerogenes Hormaeche & Edwards by Agar well diffusion method. Among the extracts tested both bacterial strains were found most sensitive.

Keywords

Antibacterial activity, Macromitrium sulcatum (Hook.) Brid., In vitro

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