ANTIMICROBIAL ACTIVITY OF CLEOME VISCOSA(SEED)
Dr. Arti Tomar*, Yash Tomar, Ankita Sati, Suman Rawat, Sushil Chandra Sati
The present study was aimed at detecting and evaluating antimicrobial
activities of Cleome viscosa known for their medicinal properties in
folk medicine. Methanol and acetone extracts of seeds shows good
activity against some bacterial strains such as Proteus vulgaris, bacillus
cereus, pseudomonas aeruginosa, klebsella pneumonia. Methanol
extracts showed maximum antibacterial activity in comparison to other
extracts. Methanol extract also shows good antifungal activity against
Aspergillus niger Methanol extracts showed maximum antifungal
activity in comparison to other extracts.
Keywords: Cleome viscosa, Antimicrobial activity, Studies.
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