African Journal of
Pharmacy and Pharmacology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Pharm. Pharmacol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0816
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJPP
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 2145

Full Length Research Paper

Antibacterial activities of three medicinal plant extracts and their synergistic effect on Staphylococcus aureus isolated from burn wounds

Nwuna E. N.
  • Nwuna E. N.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Nwuzo A. C.
  • Nwuzo A. C.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Afiukwa F. N.
  • Afiukwa F. N.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Oke Boniface
  • Oke Boniface
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Oke Boniface
  • Oke Boniface
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Moses I. B.
  • Moses I. B.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, P. M. B. 053, Abakaliki, Nigeria.
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Ilang D. C.
  • Ilang D. C.
  • Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Federal University Ndufu Alike, Ikwo, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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Aondaackaa A. D.
  • Aondaackaa A. D.
  • Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 20 May 2019
  •  Accepted: 17 June 2019
  •  Published: 31 August 2019

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