bioautography


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bioautography

(1) A bioassay based upon the ability of some compounds (e.g., vitamin B12) to enhance the growth of some organisms or compounds and to repress the growth of others, which is used to assay certain antibiotics.
(2) The use of cells to detect their attachment or other reaction in the presence of a particular substance (e.g.), adhesion proteins on an electrophoretic gel
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Antibacterial activities of Dodonaea viscosa using contact bioautography technique.
Extraction methods and bioautography for evaluation of medicinal plant antimicrobial activity.
Antifungal activity of some Himalayan medicinal plants using direct bioautography.
Cannatelli, (2000) "Extraction methods and bioautography for evaluation of medicinal plant antimicrobial activity".
Working with Peter Mahaffy, FCIC, and Grace Greidanus-Strom, MCIC, she has improved and applied techniques such as 2D-TLC bioautography to develop experiments that explore the chemistry and medicinal properties of Allium Sativum, otherwise known as garlic.