Antimicrobial effect of Carvacrol on Aspergillus flavus and reduce expression of aflR gene in the aflatoxin biosynthetic pathway

Seyed Amir Ali Anvar; Hamed Ahari; Nasim Mojarrad

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 1-5

  Carvacrol was found in essential oils of thyme, oregano, wild bergamot, and some other plants. Although, a wide range of bioactivities such as anticancer, antioxidant, and antimicrobial has been identified for carvacrol, however, among all therapeutic properties it possesses a potent antimicrobial activity. ...  Read More

Evaluations of the antibacterial effect of chitosan edible film contain ajwain essential oil on some foodborne pathogenic bacteria

Nima Babolani Mogadam; Najmeh Moghimi; Peyman Mahasti Shotorbani

Volume 1, Issue 2 , June 2018, , Pages 7-10

  Biodegradable active packaging containing natural extracts derived from plants with antimicrobial properties is one alternative strategy that can be considered by the food packing industry to reduce the use of environmentally harmful synthetic polymers. Chitosan is a safe, natural, no allergen and biocompatible ...  Read More