Table 2: Minimum inhibitory concentration of the AgNPs against various bacterial and fungal strains. The data is presented as the mean ± value standard deviation of three replicates.

Micro-organisms Minimum inhibitory
concentration
AgNPs (µg/mL)Antibiotics (µg/mL)

BacteriaAmoxicillin
 Escherichia coli ATCC 105361311
 Bacillus subtilis ATCC 663376
 Enterococcus hirae ATCC 105411614
 Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853109
 Shigella flexneri ATCC 120221815
 Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 65381412

FungiNystatin
 Aspergillus niger ATCC 10151614
 A. brasiliensis ATCC 164041816
 A. fumigates ATCC 10221312
 Candida albicans ATCC 10231107