Phytochemical Screening and Antifungal Activity of Pelongor Plant (Rhodamnia cinerea) against Candida albicans


Authors : Henny Rachdiati; Suci Fitriani Sammulia; Nur Hasana

Volume/Issue : Volume 8 - 2023, Issue 7 - July

Google Scholar : https://bit.ly/3TmGbDi

Scribd : https://tinyurl.com/25zwykt5

DOI : https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.8238424

Rhodamnia cinerea is a traditional Indonesian plant known as "Pelongor" a famous for its natural resources from the Riau Archipelago of Indonesia. This study's purpose is to investigate the antifungal activity of methanol extract Rhodamnia cinerea against Candida albicans (ATCC 10231). Candida albicans is one of the pathogenic fungi in humans. Known as candidiasis, it can affect the mouth, vagina, skin, nails, lungs, and digestive tract. The maceration method uses methanol as a solvent.The phytochemical analysis detected the presence of alkaloids, saponins, tannins, and terpenoids.

Keywords : Rhodamnia Cinerea, Phytochemical Screening, Antifungal Activity.

CALL FOR PAPERS


Paper Submission Last Date
30 - November - 2023

Paper Review Notification
In 1-2 Days

Paper Publishing
In 2-3 Days

Video Explanation for Published paper

Never miss an update from Papermashup

Get notified about the latest tutorials and downloads.

Subscribe by Email

Get alerts directly into your inbox after each post and stay updated.
Subscribe
OR

Subscribe by RSS

Add our RSS to your feedreader to get regular updates from us.
Subscribe