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Anti-microbial Activity of the Sterols and Steroids Extracted from the Algerian Oudneya africana R. Br.

K. Bouhadjera , T. Kebir , A. Baba-Ahmed and M. Bendahou
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The aim of this study was to investigate the chemical composition and the anti-microbial activity of Oudneya africana R.Br. The anti-microbial assays showed that the extracts of sterols and steroids of the leaves and the fruits inhibited the growth of Pseudomonas and showed a broad spectrum antifungal.

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K. Bouhadjera , T. Kebir , A. Baba-Ahmed and M. Bendahou , 2005. Anti-microbial Activity of the Sterols and Steroids Extracted from the Algerian Oudneya africana R. Br.. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 8: 834-838.

DOI: 10.3923/pjbs.2005.834.838


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