Optimal Concentration of Organic Solvents to be Used in the Broth Microdilution Method to Determine the Antimicrobial Activity of Natural Products Against Paenibacillus Larvae

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Cugnata Noelia Melina ; Guaspari Elisa ; Pellegrini Maria Celeste ; Fuselli Sandra Rosa ; Alonso-Salces Rosa Maria (2017)
  • Publisher: Sciendo
  • Journal: Journal of Apicultural Science (issn: 2299-4831)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1515/jas-2017-0004
  • Subject: American foulbrood | Paenibacillus larvae | antimicrobial activity | broth microdilution | natural product | organic solvent | Zoology | QL1-991

American Foulbrood (AFB) is a bacterial disease, caused by Paenibacillus larvae, that affects honeybees (Apis mellifera). Alternative strategies to control AFB are based on the treatment of the beehives with antimicrobial natural substances such as extracts, essential o... View more
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