Euphorbia tirucalli Stem Extract as Anti-bacterial Substance for Antispetic Gel
Post date: Wednesday, 03 Dec 2014

Cuts and burns are susceptible to bacterial infections. One of the ways to prevent infections is by giving antiseptic. The antiseptic can be made of both chemical substances and natural substances. That inspired three YSU students at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences to conduct research on the anti bacterial compounds of Euphorbia tirucalli for preventing Staphylococcus aureus infections by making it in the form of antiseptic gel.

Based on some research conducted on Euphorbia tirucalli, Euphorbiatirucalli extract contains glycoside, sapogenin, and...