African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 4962

Full Length Research Paper

A comparative study on antibacterial effects of Hagenia abyssinica oil extracted from different parts of the plant using different solvents against two selected and standardized human pathogens

Getachew Abebe
  • Getachew Abebe
  • Department of Forest Product Management and Utilization, Wondo Genet College of Forestry and Natural Resources, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.
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Getachew Birhanu
  • Getachew Birhanu
  • Department of Soil Resource and Watershed Management, Wondo Genet College of Forestry and Natural Resources, Hawassa University, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 05 December 2018
  •  Accepted: 21 January 2019
  •  Published: 14 February 2019

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