Antimycobacterial activity of marine Sargassum swartzii extracts against Mycobacterium tuberculosis

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  • Manikannan Mathayan Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119
  • Revathy Sundar Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119
  • Sivaraj Anbarasu Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3329/bjp.v13i2.35642

Keywords:

LRP assay, Sargassum, Tuberculosis

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Author Biographies

Manikannan Mathayan, Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119

Scientist

Revathy Sundar, Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119

Research Assistant

Sivaraj Anbarasu, Center for Drug Discovery and Development Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology Chennai 600119

Scientist

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Published

2018-04-15

How to Cite

Mathayan, M., R. Sundar, and S. Anbarasu. “Antimycobacterial Activity of Marine Sargassum Swartzii Extracts Against Mycobacterium Tuberculosis”. Bangladesh Journal of Pharmacology, vol. 13, no. 2, Apr. 2018, pp. 130-131, Apr 15, 2018, doi:10.3329/bjp.v13i2.35642.

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