Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 8298151, 9 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/8298151
Research Article

Antibacterial Effects of Leaf Extract of Nandina domestica and the Underlined Mechanism

1Lab of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Experimental Teaching Center of Basic Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
2Department of Medical Laboratory, Shanghai Mental Health Center, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200030, China
3Department of Immunology and Medical Microbiology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Wei Zhao; moc.361@hstaiewoahz

Received 15 June 2017; Accepted 18 December 2017; Published 18 January 2018

Academic Editor: Laura De Martino

Copyright © 2018 Zhao-Yu Guo et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. M. Chen, “Pathogenic analysis of chronic bronchitis sputum by culture,” Chinese Journal of Practical Medicine, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 34-35.
  2. J. Liu, “The utilization and development research of nandina resource,” Chinese Wild Plant Resources, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 22-23.
  3. V. K. Bajpai, J. I. Yoon, and S. C. Kang, “Antifungal potential of essential oil and various organic extracts of Nandina domestica Thunb. against skin infectious fungal pathogens,” Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, vol. 83, no. 6, pp. 1127–1133, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. R. Wilson and R. Grossman, “Introduction: The role of bacterial infection in chronic bronchitis,” Seminars in Respiratory Infections, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 1–6, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. R. Wilson, “Evidence of bacterial infection in acute exacerbations of chronic bronchitis,” Seminars in Respiratory Infections, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 208–215, 2000. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. K. Dai, “Prescription of cough treatment,” Shanxi Traditional Chinese Medicine, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 9-10.
  7. V. K. Bajpai, A. Rahman, and S. C. Kang, “Chemical composition and inhibitory parameters of essential oil and extracts of Nandina domestica Thunb. to control food-borne pathogenic and spoilage bacteria,” International Journal of Food Microbiology, vol. 125, no. 2, pp. 117–122, 2008. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. C. Liu, “Treatment of whooping cough by Bamboo pocket bell Soup,” Zhejiang Traditional Chinese Medicine, vol. 8, article 150.
  9. H. Gui, J. Tang, C. Shuying, and S. Hu, “Clinical Observation of Fufang nandina injection on gastroenteritis of pig,” Chinese Journal of Veterinary Medicine, vol. 17, no. 10, pp. 31-32.
  10. M. Tsukiyama, T. Akaishi, T. Ueki, H. Okumura, and K. Abe, “The extract from Nandina domestica Thunberg inhibits histamine- and serotonin-induced contraction in isolated guinea pig trachea,” Biological & Pharmaceutical Bulletin, vol. 30, no. 11, pp. 2063–2068, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  11. L. Tang and C. Liu, “Comparison of detection methods of Antibacterial of TCM,” Chinese Medicine Science and Technology, vol. 18, no. 5, pp. 419-420.
  12. T. Matsumoto, M. Fujita, R. Hirano et al., “Chronic Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection-induced chronic bronchitis and emphysematous changes in CCSP-deficient mice,” International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 2321–2327, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  13. J. A. Khan, Z. Iqbal, S. U. Rahman et al., “Report: prevalence and resistance pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa against various antibiotics,” Pakistan Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 311–315.