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Traditional herbal antimalarial therapy in Kilifi district, Kenya

March 14, 2011 - 09:20 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
J.W. Gathirwa, G.M. Rukunga, P.G. Mwitari, N.M. Mwikwabe, C.W. Kimani, C.N. Muthaura, D.M. Kiboi, R.M. Nyangacha, S.A. Omar
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Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 134, Issue 2, 24 March 2011, Pages 434-442

This study identified plants with low IC50 values, high percent chemo suppression and low cytotoxicity thus potential sources for novel antiplasmodial agents.

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Anti-malarial herbal remedies of northeast India, Assam: An ethnobotanical survey

January 18, 2011 - 07:49 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Nima D. Namsa, M. Mandal, S. Tangjang
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Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 133, Issue 2, 27 January 2011, Pages 565-572

This study was conducted to document indigenous knowledge, usage customs and practices of medicinal plant species traditionally used by the residents of Sonitpur district of Tezpur, Assam to treat malaria and its associated symptoms.

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Ethnopharmacological use of herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana

June 4, 2010 - 07:05 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
Alex Asase, George A. Akwetey, Daniel G. Achel
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Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 129, Issue 3, 16 June 2010, Pages 367-376

The objective of the present study was to collect and document information on herbal remedies traditionally used for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana.

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Antimalarial herbal remedies of Msambweni, Kenya

March 18, 2010 - 12:15 -- Patrick Sampao
Author(s): 
J.M. Nguta, J.M. Mbaria, D.W. Gakuya, P.K. Gathumbi, S.G. Kiama
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Journal of Ethnopharmacology, Volume 128, Issue 2, 24 March 2010, Pages 424-432

This study was conducted to document medicinal plants that are traditionally used by the Msambweni community of Kenyan South Coast to treat malaria, where the disease is endemic.

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