Polyphenols, Antioxidant, Antibacterial, and Biofilm Inhibitory Activities of Peel and Pulp ofL.,, andcv. Salò Cultivated in Southern Italy.
Molecules. 2019 Dec 13 ;24(24). Epub 2019 Dec 13. PMID: 31847295
The aim of this paper was to study the polyphenols of peel and pulp of threetaxa-, andcv. Salò-cultivated in the Cosenza province, Southern Italy, and to evaluate their antioxidant and antibacterial activity, performed against,,,, and. Furthermore, we assessed the inhibitory effect of the extracts on bacterial capacity to form biofilm, and on the metabolic activity of the cells present therein. The results indicated that such extracts could find new potential applications in the field of natural antioxidant and anti-bacterial agents in pharmaceutics, agriculture, and food fields.