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Ethnobotanical study of some Ghanaian anti-malarial plants.
An ethnobotanical study was conducted in the Wechiau Community Hippopotamus Sanctuary area in Ghana, through interviews and quadrate studies, to investigate the range and abundance of species used inExpand
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Biodiversity in a forest-agriculture mosaic – The changing face of West African rainforests
Abstract The biodiversity of West African rainforests is globally significant but poorly described, little understood in terms of its functional significance, and under threat from forest loss andExpand
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An ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants used for wound healing in Bosomtwi-Atwima-Kwanwoma area, Ghana.
AIMS OF THE STUDY Wounds represent a major health burden and drain on healthcare resources in the world including Ghana and Africa. The majority of the people of Ghana and Africa still patronizeExpand
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The role of complex agroforestry systems in the conservation of forest tree diversity and structure in southeastern Ghana
The role of different agroforestry systems in the conservation of plant diversity and forest structure has not been directly compared in many agricultural dominated landscapes. In this study, weExpand
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Ethnopharmacological use of herbal remedies for the treatment of malaria in the Dangme West District of Ghana.
AIM OF STUDY Malaria is one of the most important diseases in the world. Because of the devastating nature of the disease there is an urgent need to develop new drugs or vaccines for the treatment,Expand
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Management strategies for maximizing carbon storage and tree species diversity in cocoa-growing landscapes
How do we manage the trade-offs between agricultural yields, biodiversity and ecosystem services? One option is to adopt high yield, intensive farming that allows land to be spared elsewhere forExpand
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Traditional antimalarial phytotherapy remedies in herbal markets in southern Ghana.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Although traditional antimalarial plant remedies in herbal markets are a very important component of the health care system in Ghana this has not been previouslyExpand
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Plants Used for Treatment of Malaria in Communities Around the Bobiri Forest Reserve in Ghana
The study collected and analyzed information on the diversity of plants used for the treatment of malaria in communities living near the Bobiri Forest Reserve in Ghana, using a structuredExpand
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An ethnopharmacological survey and in vitro confirmation of the ethnopharmacological use of medicinal plants as anthelmintic remedies in the Ashanti region, in the central part of Ghana.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE Infections with helminths are still a big problem in many parts of the world. The majority of the people in West Africa treat such infections with medicinal plantsExpand
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Uses of multiple plants prescriptions for treatment of malaria by some communities in southern Ghana.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE To investigate the uses of medicinal plants for management of malaria by the communities around Kakum National Park in southern Ghana. MATERIALS AND METHODS Data wereExpand
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