A study was undertaken in order to find the antimicrobial properties of essential oil of Curcuma longa leaves in vitro against a set of bacteria and fungus. The activity of the essential oil against Gram negative bacteria and pathogenic fungus even at 1:32 dilutions was found to be of interest.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 1995|
Iyengar, M. A., Pattabhi Rama Rao, M., Bairy, I., & Kamath, M. S. (1995). Antimicrobial activity of the essential oil of Curcuma longa leaves. Indian Drugs, 32(6), 249-250. https://www.scopus.com/inward/record.uri?eid=2-s2.0-0028807636&partnerID=40&md5=ee86332a1b4dbd5626c6ef8cdf72f907