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Antiplasmodial activity and toxicity of crude extracts from alternatives parts of plants widely used for the treatment of malaria in Burkina Faso: contribution for their preservation

January 10, 2010 - 15:06 -- Ingeborg van Schayk
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Adama Gansané, Souleymane Sanon, Lamoussa P. Ouattara, Abdoulaye Traoré, Sébastien Hutter, Evelyne Ollivier, Nadine Azas, Alfred S. Traore, Innocent P. Guissou, Sodiomon B. Sirima & Issa Nebié
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Parasitology Research, Volume 106, Number 2 / January, 2010 : 335-340

In order to prevent the destruction of the ecology and to sustain the flora mainly for medicinal plants, we investigated on alternative parts taken from four plants already known to display antiplasmodial activities and largely used by traditional healers in sub-Saharan Africa.

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