Document Type : Short communication


1 Department of Horticulture, Faculty of Agriculture, Herat University, Herat, Afghanistan

2 Department of Plant Disease, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Zabol, Zabol, Iran

3 Department of Civil Engineering, Afarinesh Higher Education Institute, Borojerd, Iran


Background: The aim of this study was to investigate the antimicrobial effects of ethanol extractof Eremurus persicus leaves on Staphylococcus aureus under laboratory condition.
Methods: The ethanol extract of paste leaves were collected using a rotary machine. 12 strain of Staphylococcus aureus were collected from urinary tract infection of Zabol city (Iran).
Results: The results showed that MIC and also MBC of Eremurus persicus ethanol extract against Staphylococcus aureus were 5 and 2.55 ppm, respectively.
Conclusion: The results of this study showed that ethanol extract of Eremurus persicus leaves has a significant antibacterial effect and can be used to deal with specific pathogenic bacteria.

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Antimicrobial Effects of Ethanol Extract of Eremurus persicus Leaves on Staphylococcus Aureus under Laboratory Conditions


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