International Journal of Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology

Volume 3, Issue 4, December 2018

  • Antibacterial Screening of Extracts of Stem Bark of Prunus africana and Its Heavy Metal Determination

    Desta Dirbeba, Ahmed Hussen

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 4, December 2018
    Pages: 52-59
    Received: 16 April 2018
    Accepted: 16 May 2018
    Published: 26 February 2019
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijbbmb.20180304.11
    Abstract: In Ethiopia, the traditional healers use fusions of leaves and decoctions of stem barks of the Prunus africana to treat diarrhea, wound dressing and other bacterial diseases. This provided us an impetus to investigate the antibacterial activities of crude extracts of the plant. In line with, the bioactive molecules from the plant were extracted usi... Show More