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Anti-Fungal Screening of Tubers of Cyperus rotundus Linn
Biradar S.S1*, Wadkar G.H.1, Rasal V.P.1, Kane S.R.2
1KLES’s College of Pharmacy, Belgaum, Karnataka, 590 010
2Rajarambapu College of Pharmacy, Kasegaon, Sangli, 415 404
The antifungal activity of aqueous and Petroleum ether extract of tubers of Cyperus rotundus Linn was performed on human pathogens Aspergillus fumigates and Candida tropicallis. The antifungal activity is compared with standard antifungal drug (5-flurouracil) at different concentration. All the extract showed fungicidal activity. At higher concentration it shows significant antifungal activity. Amongst oil appears in Petroleum ether extract showed effective against fungal species.
Anti-fungal activity, cup plate method, Cyperus rotundus.
Biradar S.S, Wadkar G.H., Rasal V.P., Kane S.R. Anti-Fungal Screening of Tubers of Cyperus rotundus Linn. Research J. Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry 2010; 2(4): 317-318.
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