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Table 6 MIC50, MBC50 and MBC50/MIC50 ratio of the EOs tested

From: Antimicrobial activity of a selection of organic acids, their salts and essential oils against swine enteropathogenic bacteria

 CinnamaldehydeThymolCarvacrolClove EOOregano EOBlack pepper EO
E. coliMIC50600.0600.0300.0600.0300.0> 250,000.0
MBC501200.01200.0300.0600.0600.0
MBC50/MIC502.02.01.01.02.0Not applicable
Salmonella spp.MIC50600.0300.0300.0600.0600.0> 250,000.0
MBC502400.0600.0600.01200.0600.0
MBC50/MIC504.02.02.02.01.0Not applicable
C. perfringensMIC50300.01200.0300.0600.0600.0> 250,000.0
MBC50300.01200.0300.01200.0600.0
MBC50/MIC501.01.01.02.01.0Not applicable