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Phytochemical and Antibacterial Studies of the Hexane Extract of Alchornea cordifolia Leaf

By G.O. Adeshina, O.F. Kunle, J.A. Onaolapo, J.O. Ehinmidu and L.E. Odama

Submitted: February 14th 2011Reviewed: September 23rd 2011Published: March 23rd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26948

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G.O. Adeshina, O.F. Kunle, J.A. Onaolapo, J.O. Ehinmidu and L.E. Odama (March 23rd 2012). Phytochemical and Antibacterial Studies of the Hexane Extract of Alchornea cordifolia Leaf, Phytochemicals as Nutraceuticals - Global Approaches to Their Role in Nutrition and Health, Venketeshwer Rao, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26948. Available from:

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