Inhibition of Propionibacterium acnes lipase by extracts of Indian medicinal plants
International Journal of Cosmetic Science, 05/31/2012
Patil V et al. – The organism was grown in the presence of subinhibitory concentrations of extracts from P. kurroa, V. negundo, T. chebula, E. ribes and antibiotics such as clindamycin and tetracycline. Extract from T. chebula showed significant inhibition of lipase activity and number of P. acnes.