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Traditional plants used for medicinal purposes by local communities around the Northern sector of Kibale National Park, Uganda.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE The study was done to establish medicinal plants used in the treatment of various diseases by the people in the Northern sector of Kibale National Park in westernExpand
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Antiplasmodial and cytotoxic activities of medicinal plants traditionally used in the village of Kiohima, Uganda.
AIM OF THE STUDY In Uganda, malaria is the most common disease and Ugandan people largely rely on traditional medicine. In this context, we carried out an ethnobotanical study on the Kiohima village,Expand
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Anthocyanins from flowers of Hippeastrum cultivars
The anthocyanins, cyanidin 3-O-(6 00 -O-a-rhamnopyranosyl-b-glucopyranoside) (1) and pelargonidin 3-O-(6 00 -O-a-rhamnopyranosyl-b-glucopyranoside) (2), were isolated from the ornamentalflowers of aExpand
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Cycloartane triterpenes from the leaves of Neoboutonia macrocalyx L.
Neoboutonia macrocalyx is used by people in south western Uganda around Kibale National Park in the treatment of malaria. Phytochemical investigation on the leaves of this plant led to the isolationExpand
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Anthocyanins from ornamental flowers of red frangipani, Plumeria rubra
Abstract Two anthocyanins were isolated from ornamental reddish flowers of Plumeria rubra L. (Apocynaceae) by a combination of chromatographic techniques. Their structures were elucidated mainly byExpand
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Antiplasmodial compounds from the stem bark of Neoboutonia macrocalyx pax.
ETHNOPHARMACOLOGICAL RELEVANCE The plant Neoboutonia macrocalyx has been reported in traditional medicine to be used in the treatment of malaria. AIM OF THE STUDY To study the in vitroExpand
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Anthocyanins from leaf stalks of cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz)
The anthocyanins, cyanidin 3-O-(6’’-O-α-rhamnopyranosyl-β-glucopyranoside) (1) and delphinidin 3-O(6’’-O-α-rhamnopyranosyl-β-glucopyranoside) (2) isolated from the leaf stalks of cassava (ManihotExpand
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Bioactive compounds in the stem bark of Albizia coriaria (Welw. ex Oliver)
Albizia coriaria was investigated for the bioactive compounds present in its stem bark. The plant was selected on the basis of its widespread use in traditional herbal medicine. Extraction of theExpand
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Medicinal plants species used by herbalists in the treatment of snakebite envenomation in Uganda
Background There are high mortality and morbidity rates due to poisonous snakebites globally with sub-Saharan Africa having some of the highest cases. However, traditional medicine practitionersExpand