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Table 8 Minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) and zones of inhibition (at a concentration of 2000 μg/mL around a 6 mm disc diameter) of the essential oil and resin obtained from Commiphora guidottii against four fungal strains

From: Evaluation of the wound healing property of Commiphora guidottii Chiov. ex. Guid.

Fungal strain MIC (μg/mL)* Zone of inhibition (mm)
  Oil Resin Oil** Resin** Griseofulvin
Aspergillus niger ATCC 6275 1000 1500 12.5 (83.3) 11.0 (73.3) 15
Candida albicans ATCC 10231 400 1000 14.0 (87.5) 11.0 (68.8) 16
Penicillium funiculosum NCTC 287 1000 2000 12.0 (85.7) 10.0 (71.4) 14
P. notatum ATCC 11625 1000 2000 12.0 (88.9) 10.5 (77.8) 13.5
  1. *MIC are expressed as an average from three independent experiments, each performed in triplicate. **Values in parenthesis indicate % activity of the test samples as compared with that of the standard griseofulvin