Evaluation of Antioxidant Efficacy of Natural Plant Extracts against Synthetic Antioxidants in Sunflower Oil

Sanjith Madhavan
2013 Journal of Food Processing & Technology  
Antioxidant plays an important role in human life. Thus, the novel source of antioxidant need to be explored. One of them is endophytic bacteria. This study aimed to evaluate the ability of BS1 isolate in order to produce antioxidant compound based on identification of chloroform extract using GC-MS. The GC-MS identification showed 15 detectable compounds. But, none of these compounds was directly addressed as antioxidant agent. Thus, the optimation of fermentation, media, and extraction
more » ... d extraction process need to be conducted for better result.
doi:10.4172/scientificreports.504 fatcat:3rkjvwhfe5dp7cophok7mlei6u