Phyto-Chemical Screening and Anti Listerial Activity of Annona Muricata (L) Leaf Extract
Chauhan A* and Mittu B
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER), Mohali, Punjab, India
- *Corresponding Author:
- Chauhan A
National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research (NIPER)
Mohali, Punjab, India
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: March 23, 2015; Accepted date: March 26, 2015; Published date: March 31, 2015
Citation: Chauhan A, Mittu B, et al. (2015) Phyto-Chemical Screening and Anti Listerial Activity of Annona Muricata (L) Leaf Extract. J Chromatogr Sep Tech 6:269 doi:10.4172/2157-7064.1000269
Copyright: © 2015 Chauhan A, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Annona muricata is a potent medicinal plant with wide range of therapeutic activity. Various parts of this plant have immense beneficial and curative properties. The phyto-chemical screening of the leaf extract was performed using aqueous and methanolic extracts that showed the presence of all major primary and secondary metabolites and anti-oxidant trait. The aqueous extract was then subjected to anti listerial activity that showed significant results.