S. Archana's research while affiliated with VIT University and other places

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Medicinal plants have been a major source of therapeutic agents for alleviation and cure diseases. In the present investigation comparative analysis of antimicrobial activity of green tea Camellia sinensis fresh leaves, commercial green tea leaves and dust tea against enteropathogens and specific fungi were carried out. The antimicrobial activity o...

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... Green tea leaf extract has potent antibacterial activity (Nishant et al., 2012). he green tea polyphenols hinder the growth and multiplication of various bacterial species including Bacillus sp, Salmonella sp, Staphylococcus aureus, Helicobacter pylori, Candida albicans, Clostridium perfringens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa (Verma et al., 2018), Escherichia coli, Salmonella typhi, etc. Green tea polyphenols inhibit the increase of pathogenic bacteria in the gut, but does not afect the friendly intestinal bacteria. Green tea acts as prebiotic as it inhibits the growth of pathogenic bacteria and regulating gut-friendly bacteria (known as probiotics) in the intestine (Archana et al., 2011). ...