African Journal of
Bacteriology Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Bacteriol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2006-9871
  • DOI: 10.5897/JBR
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 105

Full Length Research Paper

Antibacterial and antioxidant activities of crude aerial part extracts of Satureja Punctata (Benth) Briq

Mesfin Melaku
  • Mesfin Melaku
  • Department of Police Medical Professionals Training Institute, Ethiopian Police University College, P. O. Box 1503, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
  • Yalemtsehay Mekonnen
  • Department of Biology, Addis Ababa University, P. O. Box 1176, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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Melaku Tefera
  • Melaku Tefera
  • Department of Police Medical Professionals Training Institute, Ethiopian Police University College, P. O. Box 1503, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 18 September 2017
  •  Accepted: 27 October 2017
  •  Published: 30 September 2018

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