K.L. Handa's scientific contributions

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... Extracts of A. farnesiana showed antidysenteric activity (MIC 100-200 µg/mL). 39 The effectiveness of A. marmelos fruit in diarrhea and dysentery has brought about its entrance into the British Pharmacopoeia and as per Chopra 107 it is effective in chronic cases of diarrhea because of the presence of large quantities of mucilage, which acts as a demulcent. The methanol leaf extract of A. scholaris showed broad-spectrum antibacterial activity against Bacillus subtilis followed by E. coli and Staphylococcus aureus. ...