Journal of
Medicinal Plants Research

  • Abbreviation: J. Med. Plants Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0875
  • DOI: 10.5897/JMPR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 3709

Full Length Research Paper

Antibacterial activities of ethyl acetate and methanol leaf extracts of Psidium guajava and Carica papaya on bacterial pathogens isolated from manual toothbrushes

Ani S. E.
  • Ani S. E.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Iroha I. R.
  • Iroha I. R.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, P.M.B 053, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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Moses I. B.
  • Moses I. B.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, P.M.B 053, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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Ugbo E. N.
  • Ugbo E. N.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, P.M.B 053, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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Nwakaeze E. A.
  • Nwakaeze E. A.
  • Department of Applied Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Ebonyi State University, Abakaliki, P.M.B 053, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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Okoli S. C.
  • Okoli S. C.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Brownson G. E.
  • Brownson G. E.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Ngwu J. N.
  • Ngwu J. N.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Omale J. J.
  • Omale J. J.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Okorie C. C.
  • Okorie C. C.
  • Department of Dental Therapy, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Mohammed D. I.
  • Mohammed D. I.
  • Department of Dental Nursing, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Igwe O. F.
  • Igwe O. F.
  • Department of Food Technology, Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Uwana, Nigeria.
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Dieke A. J.
  • Dieke A. J.
  • Department of Applied Sciences, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Ezugworie F. N.
  • Ezugworie F. N.
  • Department of Applied Sciences, Federal College of Dental Technology and Therapy, Trans-Ekulu, Enugu, Nigeria.
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Agbo E. E.
  • Agbo E. E.
  • Dental Department, Alex Ekwueme Federal University Teaching Hospital, Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 07 July 2020
  •  Accepted: 25 August 2020
  •  Published: 31 October 2020

How to cite this article

APA /
Ani, S. E., Iroha, I. R., Moses, I. B., Ugbo, E. N., Nwakaeze, E. A., Okoli, S. C., Brownson, G. E., Ngwu, J. N., Omale, J. J., Okorie, C. C., Mohammed, D. I., Igwe, O. F., Dieke, A. J., Ezugworie, F. N., & Agbo, E. E. (2020). Antibacterial activities of ethyl acetate and methanol leaf extracts of Psidium guajava and Carica papaya on bacterial pathogens isolated from manual toothbrushes. Journal of Medicinal Plants Research, 14(10), 559-569.
Chicago /
Ani S. E., Iroha I. R., Moses I. B., Ugbo E. N., Nwakaeze E. A., Okoli S. C., Brownson G. E., Ngwu J. N., Omale J. J., Okorie C. C., Mohammed D. I., Igwe O. F., Dieke A. J., Ezugworie F. N. and Agbo E. E.    . "Antibacterial activities of ethyl acetate and methanol leaf extracts of Psidium guajava and Carica papaya on bacterial pathogens isolated from manual toothbrushes." Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 14, no. 10 (2020): 559-569.
MLA /
Ani S. E., et al. "Antibacterial activities of ethyl acetate and methanol leaf extracts of Psidium guajava and Carica papaya on bacterial pathogens isolated from manual toothbrushes." Journal of Medicinal Plants Research 14.10 (2020): 559-569.