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- Mendes, Francisco R.S.; Silva, Francisca G.E.; Sousa, Erlânio O.; Rodrigues, Fabíola F.G.; Costa, José G.M.; Monte, Francisco J.Q.; Lemos, Telma L.G.; Assunção, João C.C.
- The Journal of essential oil research 2015 v.27 no.3 pp. 259-263
- Alpinia zerumbet, etc ; Escherichia coli; Klebsiella pneumoniae; Staphylococcus aureus; antibacterial properties; chemical composition; cineole; essential oils; gas chromatography-mass spectrometry; hydrodistillation; leaves; minimum inhibitory concentration; neomycin; sabinene; Show all 14 Subjects
- ... Essential oils are new natural medicines, which have been studied extensively in recent years. In this paper, the chemical composition of the essential oil from Alpinia zerumbet leaves and its ability to modulate the activity of aminoglycoside antibiotics is reported. The essential oil was extracted by hydrodistillation and analyzed by gas chromatography (GC) and GC–mass spectrometry (GC/MS). The ...