Antifouling activity of bioactive substances extracted from Holothuria scabra

Joseph, Selvin and Lipton, A P (2004) Antifouling activity of bioactive substances extracted from Holothuria scabra. Hydrobiologia, 513. pp. 251-253.

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    Abstract

    Methanol extract of Holothuria scabra was tested for antifouling activity using mollusc foot adherence bioassay'. It was found that the secondary metabolites of H. scabra effectively prevented foot adherence of P. vulgata at various concentrations. Based on the present findings it could be inferred that the bioassay guided purification and fractionation may give forth potent novel antifouling compounds.

    Item Type: Article
    Uncontrolled Keywords: foot adherence bioassay; antifouling compounds; Patella vulgata; Holothurian; Holothuria scabra
    Subjects: Echinoderms > Seacucumber
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    Subject Area > CMFRI Brochures > CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    CMFRI-Kochi > Marine Capture > Molluscan Fisheries
    Depositing User: Arun Surendran
    Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2010 11:22
    Last Modified: 09 Sep 2015 15:37
    URI: http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/id/eprint/6247

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