Phytochemical Analysis of Solanum virginianum and its Effect on Human Pathogenic Microbes with Special Emphasis on Salmonella typhi

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Solanum virginianum belongs to the family Solanaceae, with medicinal properties as per folk medicine. Solanum virginianum is used for treating in cough and fever in India, especially Manipur.  A study was conducted to scientifically evaluate anti-typhoid potential of Solanum virginianum. Phytochemicals present in leaves, stem, roots and fruit of Solanum virginianum were studied in  studied by biochemical tests. It was found that various phytochemical were present in high proportion alkaloids, terpenoids, glycosides, flavonoids, saponins, coumarins, tannin, proteins and amino acids. For more:


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