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New mosquito larvicidal tetranortriterpenoids from Turraea wakefieldii and Turraea floribunda.
- Mary W. Ndung’u, B. Kaoneka, +5 authors B. Torto
- Biology, Medicine
- Journal of agricultural and food chemistry
- 11 August 2004
The crude methanol extracts of the root barks of Turraea wakefieldii and Turraea floribunda were found to show mosquito larvicidal activity against third-instar larvae of Anopheles gambiae sensu… Expand
Repellent effects of essential oils from selected eucalyptus species and their major constituents against Sitophilus zeamais (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)
Maize (Zea mays L.) is Kenya’s most important staple crop with annual production fluctuating between 2.6 and 3.1 million tons in 2012 and 2011, respectively. However, frequent food shortages are… Expand
Effect of Selected Metal Ions on the Mycelial Growth of Sclerotinia Sclerotiorum Isolated From Soybean Field in Rongai, Kenya
White mold caused by Sclerotinia sclerotiorum attacks a wide host range of broad-leafed plants which includes soybeans. The effect of twelve metal ions (Hg+2, Co+3, Ag+1, La+3, Cd+2, Cr+3, Cu+2,… Expand