International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 9, Issue 6, June 2019 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Antifungal and Phytochemical Screening of Extract from Vitellaria Paradoxa (Shea Butter Tree) Leaves, Barks and Roots on Dermatophytes
      Boyejo A.O, Azeez I.A, Owolabi S.L, Issah A.O
Abstract: This study was carried out to investigate the phytochemical constituent and antifungal activities of extract from leaves, barks and roots of Vitellaria paradoxa (shea butter tree) against dermatophytes. The leaves, barks and roots of Vitellaria paradoxa were extracted using aqueous, ethanol and acetone as solvent of extraction. The extracts were tested for antifungal activities against dermatophytes using agar well diffusion and broth dilution method.

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Boyejo A.O, Azeez I.A, Owolabi S.L, Issah A.O (2019); Antifungal and Phytochemical Screening of Extract from Vitellaria Paradoxa (Shea Butter Tree) Leaves, Barks and Roots on Dermatophytes; International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications (IJSRP) 9(6) (ISSN: 2250-3153), DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.29322/IJSRP.9.06.2019.p90129
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