The Efficacy of Takip-Kohol (Centalla Asiatica) Leaves Extract as an Antibacterial Agent Against Escherichia Coli, Staphylococcus Aureus and Salmonella Enteritidis.

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THE EFFICACY OF TAKIP-KOHOL (Centella asiatica) LEAVES EXTRACT AS ANTIBACTERIAL AGENT AGAINST Escherichia coli, Salmonella enteritidis AND Staphylococcus aureus



ABSTRACT THE EFFICACY OF TAKIP-KOHOL AGAINST (Centella Escherichia asiatica) coli, LEAVES Salmonella EXTRACT enteritidis AS AND

ANTIBACTERIAL Staphylococcus aureus


This research study aims to discover the efficacy of Takip-kohol leaves extract as antibacterial agent against Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella enteritidis. The study was conducted to produce an antibacterial agent that is effective, for the wide spread of diseases in several countries nowadays. There were different procedures used in the
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Soaking of the disks Figure 3. Bacteria broths after inoculation Figure 4. Dilution of the broths Figure 5. Streaking the plates Figure 6. Application of the disks Figure 7. Escherichia coli Replicate 1 Figure 8. Escherichia coli Replicate 2 Figure 9. Salmonella enteritidis Replicate 1 Figure 10. Salmonella enteritidis Replicate 2 Figure 11. Staphylococcus aureus Replicate 1 Figure 12. Staphylococcus aureus Replicate 2 Figure 13. Escherichia coli Figure 14. Salmonella enteritidis Figure 15. Staphylococcus aureus

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In ancient times, there is already a wide spread of using herbal plants. They consider it as a medicine to cure any disease or any ailment that they experience. Now as the world becomes modern the beliefs are now proven by science and replaced with a new and better idea. One of its examples is the innovation of using herbal plants to become a tablet and to be more economic and efficient.

The medical industry uses many drugs that are derived from different herbal plants, useful for the treatment of human diseases. There are also many scientific investigations of medicinal plants used in folk remedies proven to be effective.

Nowadays, there are many synthetic antibodies sold in the market, as a resistance to microorganisms or microbial but issued to, because of the side effects on patients and multiple resistances developed by pathogens to the
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