DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.09.043
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Jobaer Prodhan, Sabina Yeasmin

Abstract: Mahagoni fruits (S. mahagoni) a member of Meliaceae is widely used by different tribal communities in South Asia for the treatment of many bacterial and fungal diseases. On the other hand, betel leaf (piper betle) has diverse biological activities, including, antifungal, wound healing, antifertility antiplatelet and anti-inflammatory. This study was designed to see the potential antimicrobial activity of various extracts of mahagoni seed and betel leaf against 5 food spoilage bacteria including Enterobacter fa…

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