Effect of some chemicals and medicinal Plants on Swarming phenomenon of Proteus mirabilis


The study involved the effect of some chemicals and medicinal plants on swarming phenomenon of P. mirabilis , the study showed the efficiency of thymol extracted from thymus vulgaris as a bactericidal effect in different concentrations similar to the effect of Sodium Dodecyl Sulphate (SDS) and in the same concentration the study also pointed out the inhibitory effect of Urea on swarming which increased with increase the concentrations , while the herb Comiphora myrrha did not show any effect on swarming compared with the control sample.