Actividad Anti-microbiana

clorofilla con espirulina

Esteroles de Spirulina maxima

Noemi G. Martinez Nadal

Biochemical Engineering Laboratories, Faculty of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

El colesterol y el b-sitosterol se han aislado e identificado en la alga verde-azul, Spirulina maxima. La presencia de esteroles está relacionada con la actividad antimicrobiana de esta alga.

PUB: Phytochemistry, Volume 10, Issue 10 , October 1971, Pages 2537-2538

Sterols of Spirulina maxima

Noemi G. Martinez Nadal

Biochemical Engineering Laboratories, Faculty of Engineering, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Cholesterol and b-sitosterol have been isolated and identified in the blue-green alga, Spirulina maxima. The presence of sterols is related to the antimicrobial activity of this alga.

PUB: Phytochemistry, Volume 10, Issue 10 , October 1971, Pages 2537-2538