Table 3

Antifungal activity of the crude extract and various fractions of F. olivieri
Fungi Percent inhibition (%) (200 μg/ml) Positive control
FOM FOH FOC FOE FOB FOA Terbinafine (200 μg/ml)
Aspergillus niger 15 42.1 25 36.8 0 0 100
Aspergillus fumigatus 30.8 16.6 33.3 25 41.7 35 100
Aspergillus flavus 50 31.6 0 78.9 40 0 100
Fusarium solani 22.2 35 30 5.2 15 55.5 100
Mucor piriformis 0 11.8 11.8 0 0 0 100

FOM; F. olivieri methanol extract, FOH; F. olivieri n-hexane fraction, FOC; F. olivieri chloroform fraction, FOE; F. olivieri ethyl acetate fraction, FOB; F. olivieri n-butanol fraction, FOA; F. olivieri residual aqueous fraction.

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Rashid et al. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine 2013 13:167   doi:10.1186/1472-6882-13-167

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