Both the extracts exhibited a significant antibacterial activity against all the screened microorganisms. Key words: Leucas aspera, Antibacterial activity. Leucas aspera, Leucas zeylanica, antifungal, dermatophytes. RESULTS: Antifungal activity of Leucas sp. against Dermatophytes. Objective: The aim of this study was to explicate antibacterial, antifungal, and antioxidant activities of Leucas aspera flowers. Methods: Antibacterial activity was.

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Impact Cites per doc – 0. The aim of this study was to explicate antibacterial, antifungal, and antioxidant activities of Leucas aspera flowers.

Antibacterial activity was done by agar diffusion method. The ethyl acetate extract of L.

Antifungal activity was also done by agar diffusion method. The agar used for antifungal activity was Czapek Dox Agar.

Nitric oxide scavenging assay and free radical scavenging assay were used for the antioxidant activity. Griess reagent was used in nitric oxide scavenging assay. Antioxidant activity of L. The results showed that L. The medicinal properties of plant species have made an outstanding contribution to the origin and evolution of many traditional herbal therapies. Antimicrobial Activity of Anogeissus latifolia.


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