× About the Journal Scope of the Journal Contact Editor-in-Chief Editorial Board Current Issue Archives Abstracting And Indexing Submit Article Advertise Join As Reviewer Publishing Ethics

JAPER is indexed in SCOPUS

In vitro antifungal activity of Artabotrys crassifolius Hook.f. & Thomson against clinical isolates of Candida species

Kok Kwan Tan , Teng Jin Khoo , Christophe Wiart


The aim of the current study was to examine the antifungal activities of crude extracts of Artabotrys crassifolius on the growth of clinical isolates. The leaves and barks of Artabotrys crassifolius were extracted sequentially with hexane, chloroform and ethanol. The corresponding crude extracts obtained were then subjected to Kirby-Bauer disc diffusion assay. Among the extracts tested, hexane extract of barks demonstrated prominent inhibitory activity which warrants further isolation and characterisation of the bioactive compounds present in the respective extracts.


Contact SPER Publications

SPER Publications and Solutions Pvt. Ltd.

HD - 236,
Near The Shri Ram Millenium School,
Sector 135,
Noida-Greater Noida Expressway,
Noida-201301 [Delhi-NCR] India