Ganesan A., Thangapandian M., Ponnusamy P., Sundararaj J.P. & Nayaka S.
Antioxidant and antibacterial activity of parmeliod lichens from Shevaroy hills of Eastern Ghats, India
International Journal of PharmTech Research
In recent decades, the occurrence of new diseases associated with pathogens in
humans has become very common and has spurred efforts to exert control over various
diseases. Lichen species such as Parmotrema austrosinense, P. hababianum, and P.
tinctorum were collected from the Eastern Ghats of India, covering the Shevaroy hills in
Tamil Nadu. The extracts were obtained by using various solvents; they were then subjected
to antibacterial and various antioxidants assays, such as 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl, …