Minggu, 26 Desember 2021

Antimicrobial Compounds of “Akway” Drimys arfakensis Gibbs. from Manokwari Regency of Papua

  • Desember 26, 2021
  • Penerbit NEM

This book is very useful for those who are interested in learning about bioactive compounds derived from medicinal plants. This book contains about one of the endemic Papuan medicinal plants found in Manokwari Regency which contains bioactive compounds, especially those with antimicrobial properties, which the indigenous people of Manokwari call this medicinal plant “AKWAY”. They usually use this plant to increase stamina and to treat wounds and also treat diarrhea, dysentery and other stomach ailments. This book also reviews several bioactive compounds of similar medicinal plants from other countries, especially those from Latin America. Moreover, this book discusses how to extract, isolate and test antimicrobial compounds in vitro which have been isolated. In addition, it also discussed how to elucidate the structure based on the spectrum of Hydrogen and Carbon-13 NMR, as well as mass spectrum.