Presenter Information

Jasmine Bracero

Faculty Sponsor

Christine MacTaylor

Status

Undergraduate

Publication Date

5-1-2021

Department

Chemistry and Physics

Description

In this research study, fungal endophytes were isolated and analyzed for its medicinal uses from Juniperus Communis, commonly known as Juniper. A sample of Juniperus communis was collected from the Salt Marsh located at Salem State University. Sections of the stem, berry, and leaf were tested against E.coli, Staphylococcus, Pseudomonas, and Vibrio to determine any antibacterial properties. Further examination of extracts were analyzed using LC-MS. Twenty constitutes were recovered and analyzed for their medicinal capabilities.

Presentation Type

Poster

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Endophytic Species Linked to Medicinal uses of Juniperus communis

In this research study, fungal endophytes were isolated and analyzed for its medicinal uses from Juniperus Communis, commonly known as Juniper. A sample of Juniperus communis was collected from the Salt Marsh located at Salem State University. Sections of the stem, berry, and leaf were tested against E.coli, Staphylococcus, Pseudomonas, and Vibrio to determine any antibacterial properties. Further examination of extracts were analyzed using LC-MS. Twenty constitutes were recovered and analyzed for their medicinal capabilities.