Antimicrobial constituents of the leaves of Mikania micrantha H. B. K.

TitleAntimicrobial constituents of the leaves of Mikania micrantha H. B. K.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsLi Y, Li J, Li Y, Wang X-X, Cao A-C
JournalPloS one
Volume8
Issue10
Paginatione76725
Date Published2013
Abstract

To isolate plant-derived compounds with antimicrobial activity from the leaves of Mikania micrantha, to determine the compounds configuration, and to evaluate their antimicrobial activity against eight plant pathogenic fungi (Exserohilum turcicum, Colletotrichum lagenarium, Pseudoperonispora cubensis, Botrytis cirerea, Rhizoctonia solani, Phytophthora parasitica, Fusarium solani, and Pythium aphanidermatum,) and four plant pathogenic bacteria (gram negative bacteria: Ralstonia dolaanacearum, Xanthomonas oryzae pv. Oryzae, Xanthomonas Campestris pv. Vesicatoria, and Xanthomonas campestris pv. Citri), and four bacteria (gram positive bacteria: Staphyloccocus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, Micrococcus luteus, and Bacillus cereus).

DOI10.1242/bio.20132279
Alternate JournalPLoS ONE