Ganoderma boninense isolated from Sabah, Malaysia exhibits potent antibacterial activity against clinically important bacterial pathogens

Authors

  • Syahriel Abdullah Biotechnology Programme, Faculty of Science and Natural resources, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah http://orcid.org/0000-0002-2349-8062
  • Yee Soon Ling Biotechnology Research Institute, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
  • Sylvia Jerome Daim Microbiology and Pathobiology Department, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
  • Arnnyitte Alexander Biotechnology Programme, Faculty of Science and Natural resources, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
  • Khim Phin Chong Biotechnology Programme, Faculty of Science and Natural resources, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Jalan UMS, 88400, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/bjp.v13i1.34139

Keywords:

Antibacterial, Ganoderma boninense, Palm oil

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2018-01-10

How to Cite

Abdullah, S., Y. S. Ling, S. J. Daim, A. Alexander, and K. P. Chong. “Ganoderma Boninense Isolated from Sabah, Malaysia Exhibits Potent Antibacterial Activity Against Clinically Important Bacterial Pathogens”. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 13, no. 1, Jan. 2018, pp. 10-12, Jan 10, 2018, doi:10.3329/bjp.v13i1.34139.

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